Record

LevelSub-fonds
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC915
TitleAccession 915: Papers of Annie Beatrice Glass
Extent1 item
Date1900
DescriptionNotebook containing the journal kept by CMS missionary, Annie Beatrice Glass.
ArrangementThis collection forms part of the Church Missionary Society Unofficial Papers. It is arranged into one series: Family Papers
LanguageEnglish
Access StatusOpen
Administrative HistoryAnnie Beatrice Glass of Whickham, Durham and Newnham College Cambridge was Lady Travelling Secretary of the Student Volunteer Missionary Union before being accepted as a missionary by the CMS and sent out to Uganda in 1900. In 1901 she married fellow missionary Alexander Gordon Fraser. They had to leave Africa in 1904 due to her health and Fraser resigned but was reaccepted later that year and the couple were sent to Ceylon where her husband became Principal of Trinity College, Kandy.

Reference: Register of missionaries (clerical, lay & female) and native clergy from 1804 to 1904 (Church Missionary Society, 1905)
Custodial HistoryThis notebook was originally part of the Student Christian Movement archive, presumably because of Miss Glass's connection with the SVMU. Around 2009 it became displaced from its original position within that archive. As it was not possible to return it to its original position and because of the CMS connection it has been catalogued as a separate item with the CMS Unofficial Papers.