Tovey, E[leanor]? M
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Administrative/Biographical history: Miss E[leanor?] M. Tovey was a Christian missionary in China.
Immediate source of acquisition: The diaries were bought from D.P. White in 1990.
CONTENT AND STRUCTURE
Scope and content/abstract: Diaries of Miss Tovey, as a missionary in China, 1917-18, with later diaries kept in England, 1927, and on holiday in Switzerland, June-Aug. 1932; written in The Missionaries' Anglo-Chinese Diary (Shanghai) and (1932) The Missionaries' Diary (Shanghai). The diaries for 1917 and 1918 include lists of letters sent and received, names and details of candidates for baptism, cash accounts and memoranda; those for 1927 and 1932 include some notes relating to China.
System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order
ACCESS AND USE
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Finding aids: A full description is available in the Library.
Related material: A group photograph, probably including Miss Dovey, found in the 1981 volume, is now MS. Photogr. c. 15, fol. 61.
Date(s) of descriptions: Edited for Mundus, October 2002