SCOTTISH MISSIONARY ARCHIVES
Part 4: Church of Scotland Foreign Missions Committee Minutes, 1900-1929
Spanning from November 1900 to September 1929 – from the Victorian era to the year when the All India Congress demanded independence for India and America and Europe suffered from the great stock market crash.
Areas covered in great detail include:
• ASIA: Calcutta, Rajputana, Western India, Manchuria.
• AFRICA & THE ISLANDS: Transkei, Lovedale, Kafraria, Natal, Old Calabar, Jamaica and South Santo.
There are records of famine relief in India; of the 1907 earthquake in Jamaica; of persecution in Korea; of mass movements in India from the 1920s; as well as regular reports on educational, medical and industrial work.