South India Collection
Name of creator(s): Budgett, R B
Administrative/Biographical history: Miscellaneous collection connected with the Reverend R. B. Budgett with reference to the Church of South India and the Dornakal Diocese.
Immediate source of acquisition: Donated to the Henry Martyn Centre during the 1990s.
CONTENT AND STRUCTURE
Scope and content/abstract: The collection consists of letters, pamphlets, articles and books concerned with the work of the Anglican Church and missions in South India. Among the items are orders of service and information booklets for the church in general and the Dornakal Diocese in particular. These are chiefly from the 1930s and 1940s, although one dates back to 1913. There are also leaflets describing the history of the Church Missionary Society missions in the area and a few books such as translations of the Bible and dictionaries.
System of arrangement: The collection includes three folders: one for the Church of South India, one for the Dornakal Diocese and one labelled 'India Misc'. This is the arrangement in which they were donated and have been maintained. The books are kept with the archival material.
ACCESS AND USE
Language: English, Hindi and Telugu.
Conditions governing access: Please refer to the repository.
Conditions governing reproduction:
Finding aids: A handlist is available.
Copies: Can be provided
Date(s) of descriptions: April 2002