Preston, David (History of the Colonial Mission of the Church of Scotland)


IDENTITY STATEMENT
Reference code(s): GB 0237 Edinburgh University New College Library MSS BOX 29.1
Held at: Edinburgh University New College Library
Domain:
Title: Preston, David (History of the Colonial Mission of the Church of Scotland)
Date(s) of contents: ?1946
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 1 box

CONTEXT

Name of creator(s): Preston, David

Administrative/Biographical history: The Reverend David Preston, B.D., was the Minister-Emeritus of the Pollokshields-Tetwood Parish Church in Glasgow.

Custodial history: The manuscript was once in the General Assembly Library.

Immediate source of acquisition:

CONTENT AND STRUCTURE

Scope and content/abstract: The collection consists of twelve notebooks containing the unpublished manuscript version of the History of the Colonial Mission of the Church of Scotland.

System of arrangement:

ACCESS AND USE

Language: English.

Conditions governing access: Contact the repository for details.

Conditions governing reproduction: Contact the repository for details.

Finding aids: The Index to Manuscripts and the Inventory of Manuscripts at New College Library mention the collection.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Caroline Brown, Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections and Archives.

Date(s) of descriptions: 7 July 2000


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
History
Missionaries
Missions

Personal names
Preston | David

Corporate names
Church of Scotland

Places