LMS Welsh Council Papers


IDENTITY STATEMENT
Reference code(s): GB 0210 LMS Welsh Council Papers
Held at: National Library of Wales
Domain: archival
Title: LMS Welsh Council Papers
Date(s) of contents: 1925 - 1966
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 4 volumes

CONTEXT

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Administrative/Biographical history: Nonconformist churches in Wales had supported the London Missionary Society since its foundation in 1795. Prior to the founding of the Foreign Missions of the Calvinistic Methodist Church in 1840 the LMS had been Wales' main missionary society. Even after 1840 the LMS was well-supported by the Congregational and Independent churches of Wales both in terms of home support and overseas agency.

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Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by the Council

CONTENT AND STRUCTURE

Scope and content/abstract: Minutes of the Welsh Council of the London Missionary Society, 1925-1966.

System of arrangement: Arranged in four minute books.

ACCESS AND USE

Language: English

Conditions governing access: Usual NLW access.

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Finding aids: An electronic list is available on the NLW ISYS:web.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: The archive of the London Missionary Society is held at the School of Oriental and African Studies.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2002


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