CHURCH MISSIONARY SOCIETY ARCHIVE
Section II: Missions to Women
Part 2: India's Women and China's Daughters, 1880-1939, and Looking East at India's Women and China's Daughters, 1940-1957
Here we provide a complete run of the CEZMS periodical India’s Women and China’s Daughters, 1880-1939, renamed Looking East at India’s Women and China’s Daughters, 1940-1957.
- It contains articles on CEZMS activities in India and China with lots of detail on missionary work, committee proceedings, daily life, customs and culture, the place of women and the interaction between local women and missionaries.
- Some prominent writers featured include Charlotte Maria Tucker, Rachel Piggott,
Evelyn Karney, Elizabeth Mary Newman, Mary Craven, Kheroth Mohiny Bose and Elizabeth Carter.
- From Volume II there are indexes of names and subjects. An index of illustrations is added from 1900 onwards. All issues from 1884 include a list of mission stations and missionaries.
Dr Geoffrey Oddie
Honorary Research Associate, Department of History, University of Sydney