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Reverend Ernest E. Crosby papers, 1884-1911, with copies of letters written by Charles Tucker, 1835-1846

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MLMSS 206

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1wN2LNOn

Reverend Ernest E. Crosby papers, 1884-1911, with copies of letters written by Charles Tucker, 1835-1846

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Reverend Ernest E. Crosby papers, 1884-1911, with copies of letters written by Charles Tucker, 1835-1846

Full title

Reverend Ernest E. Crosby papers, 1884-1911, with copies of letters written by Charles Tucker, 1835-1846

Author / Creator

Date

1835-1911

Call Numbers

MLMSS 206

Record Identifier

1wN2LNOn
Physical Description

Contents

1 box of textual material

24 photographic prints (1 fascicle) - albumen

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Fonds

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Out of copyright : Created before 1955 (photographs)

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Issue Copy

Partially Microfilmed : CY 165 (papers)

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Series 01: Correspondence, 1835-1911
A. Correspondence and documents in English mainaly addressed to Crosby, 10 June 1884 to 6 September 1900, and copies of letters by Rev. Charles Tucker 26 October 1835 to 29 August 1846. Tucker's letters describe the general social scene as well as missionary affairs

B. Letters to Crosby in Tongan, 8 Ju...

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Full title

Reverend Ernest E. Crosby papers, 1884-1911, with copies of letters written by Charles Tucker, 1835-1846

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NOTES

General note

Keyword subject:
Methodists -- Tonga -- Persecutions
Premiers -- Tonga
Trials -- Tonga

Photographs transferred from SPF/ Tongans (BM), August 2011

Description source

Information transferred from Manuscripts Leaf Catalogue No. 1 (1-62B) as part of the eRecords Project, 2010-2011

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased from Angus & Robertson, 1917
Pic.Acc.415

Administrative / Biographical history

Crosby was a Wesleyan missionary in Tonga 1884-1892. After the formation of the breakaway Tonga Wesleyan Free Church in 1885 by S. W. Baker, Premier of Tonga, Crosby resisted Baker and remained champion of the cause of the original Wesleyan Church

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MLMSS 206

Record Identifier

1wN2LNOn

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932272

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