Record

LevelFile
Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)DA44/1/14
TitleMiscellaneous correspondence and papers
Extent27 items
Date1895-1937
DescriptionCorrespondence, and typescript copy correspondence of Herbert and Caroline Tugwell, extracts and typescript transcripts from the personal diary of Herbert Tugwell, and press cuttings from 'The Record' and 'The Temperance Chronicle' relating to miscellaneous matters including the affairs of Tugwell's fellow CMS missionaries in Lokoja, 1895, the provision of supplies for Tugwell's journey to Kano, 1898, proposals for the establishment of a mission in Hausaland, 1899, general diocesan affairs in Nigeria, the retirement of Bishop Tugwell and his departure from Nigeria, 1919, and finally his death in 1936;
the correspondents include missionary colleagues in West Africa, CMS officials, and Colonial Office officials in London, Southern and Northern Nigeria, clerical colleagues in England, and various associates
ArrangementAs the correspondence and papers were in no discernible order, they have been arranged chronologically; inconsistencies appear where the original order of associated correspondence has been retained; undated material has been placed at the rear
Access StatusOpen
Physical DescriptionDue to the poor condition of the press cuttings, please consult the accompanying photocopies