Africa Inland Mission
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Administrative/Biographical history: See: Kenneth Richardson, Garden of miracles: the story of the Africa Inland Mission (London: Africa Inland Mission, 1976).
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CONTENT AND STRUCTURE
Scope and content/abstract: The collection includes archival material relating to the activities of the society and its missionaries in east and southern Africa. Material includes communications with missionaries; a small society library of books and pamphlets relating to the society and mission work in Africa; a substantial audiovisual collection including unsorted slides dating mainly from the 1940s, approximately ten films probably from the 1950s and some photographs; society publications, principal of which are:
System of arrangement: In process of reorganization.
ACCESS AND USE
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Related material: The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine holds the papers (ref WTI/EHW) of Dr Edward Hammond Williams, a medical missionary with the Africa Inland Mission in Uganda.
Date(s) of descriptions: July 2002.