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Missionary Society of the Church of England in Canada fonds
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CA DRL Acc: 84 - 14
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1903 - 1937 (Creation)
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48 lantern slides; ; 8x8 cm
5.5 cm textual material.
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The Missionary Society of the Church of England in Canada (MSCC) was established in 1902 and sponsored international mission fields including Kangra, India, and Honan, China. Its major task after 1920 was to operate the Indian Residential Schools. The MSCC ceased operations in the 1960's.
The records of The Missionary Society of the Church of England in Canada came to the Diocesan archives as a transfer of records in 1984.
Scope and content
The records of The Missionary Society of the Church of England in Canada held at the Diocese of Rupert's Land archives include: missionary reports (1903 â 1908); a lantern slide transcript;"Bulletin" (1931 and 1937); and lantern slides.
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The slides are housed separately and still need to be processed.
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No restrictions on access.
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Item level inventory is available.
Related material: Library Collection: "Missionary Society of the Church of England in Canada: Report of the General Secretary to the Board of Management". Pamphlet Collection: "From the East and From the West â M.S.C.C. Reports of Mission Work" (1924).
No further accrual are expected.
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The material is in English.
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- MSCC (Subject)
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