Baakleen Medical Mission to the Druses of the Lebanon


IDENTITY STATEMENT
Reference code(s): GB 0109 MSS. 2337, ff.278-315; 2608-10
Held at: Lambeth Palace Library
Domain: archival
Title: Baakleen Medical Mission to the Druses of the Lebanon
Date(s) of contents: 1899-1918
Level of description: Sub-collection
Extent and medium: 4 volumes

CONTEXT

Name of creator(s):

Baakleen Medical Mission to the Druses of the Lebanon

Administrative/Biographical history:

The Baakleen Medical Mission to the Druses of the Lebanon was established in the late 19th century to provide assistance, particularly medical, to the Druses of the Lebanon.

See also:
Annual and quarterly reports 1911-1914.

Custodial history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Given by the Jerusalem and the East Mission, 1971.

CONTENT AND STRUCTURE

Scope and content/abstract:

The collection consists of papers of the Baakleen Medical Mission to the Druses of the Lebanon, including minutes (1900-1916), and minutes of its finance committee (1903-1915).

System of arrangement: *

ACCESS AND USE

Language: English

Conditions governing access: A full reader's ticket is required.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Finding aids:

Edward Geoffrey Watson Bill, A catalogue of manuscripts in Lambeth Palace Library : MSS. 2341-3119 (excluding MSS. 2690-2750) (Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1983).

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material:

The Middle East Centre at St Antonys College, University of Oxford, holds the papers of Miss Wordsworth-Smith, relating to the Medical Mission to the Druzes, Baakleen, Lebanon c1881-1910.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note:

Compiled using:
Edward Geoffrey Watson Bill, A catalogue of manuscripts in Lambeth Palace Library : MSS. 2341-3119 (excluding MSS. 2690-2750) (Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1983).
The National Register of Archives website:
http://www.hmc.gov.uk/archon/archon.htm

Date(s) of descriptions: 22nd March 2002


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Medical missionary work
Missionary societies
Missionary work
Religions
Religious activities
Religious organizations
Religious sects

Personal names

Corporate names
Baakleen Medical Mission to the Druses of the Lebanon

Places
Asia
Baakleen
Lebanon
Middle East