Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/ACC918
TitleAccession 918
Extent1 item
DescriptionLetter from Eugene Stock of the Church Missionary Society to Mr Chapman
ArrangementThis collection forms part of the Church Missionary Society Unofficial Papers. It is arranged into one series: Miscellaneous Papers
Access ConditionsAccess to all registered researchers
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Access StatusOpen
Administrative History Eugene Stock (1836-1928), missionary society administrator

Eugene Stock was appointed as an editor with the CMS in 1873 and was responsible for popularising may of their publications. He was also instrumental in the significant increase in recruitment of missionaries in the later 19th century. He resigned as editorial secretary in 1902 due to ill health but remained a secretary without portfolio until his retirement in 1906. He was also a writer of books and articles, his most significant achievement being his four volume History of the Church Missionary Society (1899-1916)
Custodial HistoryThis item was found in a copy of a book published by the former Missionary and Ecumenical Council of the Church Assembly in the library of Liturgical Commission of the General Synod of the Church of England
AcquisitionPresented for inclusion with the CMS archives by the Secretary to the Liturgical Commission of the General Synod, October 2009


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