Canada in records from colonial missionaries, 1722-1952

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Title Canada in records from colonial missionaries, 1722-1952
Subject & Keywords Canada; religion; history; BOACMR; BOABRAW
Description 'They went forth into that uncharted wilderness, not for the precious pelts nor the glittering gold, but for human souls' . These papers chart the development of the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel from its early days in Canada until its decline there. The majority of the reports included here are in fact narrative accounts submitted by members of the clergy working in various locations across Canada. This collection is an amalgamation of the following smaller collections from the USPG C series records relating to Canada to c.1860: Newfoundland; New Brunswick and Fredericton; Quebec and Montreal; Upper Canada and Toronto; Nova Scotia; and general papers, 1749-1864, including miscellaneous materials relating to various dioceses and to the merger with the Upper Canada Clergy Society in 1840. The USPG E series Reports for Canada from 1901-1952 are also included. Some central figures do stand-out as having more influence on...
ISBN 9781851173051
Contributor Bodleian Library
Type text
Language eng
Rights Content © USPG; images © Microform Academic Publishers, 2015. All rights reserved.
Publisher Microform Academic Publishers
Coverage 1722 - 1952
Created On 3rd February, 2015 - 4:10pm
Last Updated 3rd February, 2015 - 4:10pm
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