CHINA INLAND MISSION, 1865-1951
from the School of Oriental and African Studies, London
Part 5: CIM Missionaries: Personal Papers
Contents of Reels
PP 2. BOTHAM:
Documents belonging to Miss Olive Botham re Muslims in China Sep. 1939-1952
PP 3. CLARKE:
A Daughter of Lausanne by Agnes Clarke: biography of her mother Frances
PP 4. EWING:
Memoirs of Archibald Ewing (typescript copy) Nov. 1887- 27/11/1940
MATHER: Papers relating to Percy Cunningham Mather
Letters to Mather and letters of condolence after his death 17/07/1911- 15/12/1933
Letters from Mather to sister Edith 02/10/1911- 12/04/1933
Letters from Mather to prayer companions 18/11/1930- 05/08/1932
Bundle of 6 journals 31/05/1911- 04/12/1917
Articles by Mather in Young China 15/11/1928- 15/01/1929
Article on Mather’s life, China’s Millions Aug. 1933
Article on Mather’s life Jan. 1938
Article on Mather’s life n.d.
PRICE: Papers relating to May Annie Price
File of letters and poems by Miss Price 1937-1945
SCHOFIELD: Note on Harold Schofield’s academic record n.d.
PP 19. SIMMONDS:
2 volumes of copies of letters from William Simmonds to his brother and sister 04/12/1891- 02/05/1892
PP 20. SINTON:
J. R. Sinton’s Chungking diary (very fragile) 08/12/1941- 14/04/1946
Life of Pastor John Sung by Leslie Lyall n.d.
2 photographs of Sung and his father n.d.
Parcel of correspondence re Sung, poem and part of journal 1931- 19/11/1953
PP 27. TIPPETT:
Memoirs of Miss Charlotte Tippett (see also photograph in Withers 4/3) 1900?-1938
W. H. Warren left for China in 1891, was stationed at Shaohsing and was later Deputy China Director
Letters and papers 31/06/1940- 02/03/1940
Station report from Shaohsing Jan. 1903- Dec. 1905
Station report from Shaohsing Jan. 1906- 13/12/1908
Station report from Shaohsing Jan. 1909- Dec. 1910
Station report from Shaohsing Jan. 1911- Dec. 1914
Nosu hymnbook n.d.
Pastor Yang’s testimony concerning the ‘Fulness of the Holy Spirit’ 25/02/1935
Translation of the above by W. H. C. Simmonds n.d.
Rev Eric and Edith Liberty were missionaries in the Philippines and Taiwan
NOTES AND SERMONS
Exercise book of notes on Rev. Liberty’s life post 1951
Chart showing comparison of religious and agricultural calendars n.d.
Assorted papers: Mandarin translation of the Gospel according to Matthew, poster of boy climbing a wall, poster of the Cross, a Mandarin calendar, poster of the Path to Heaven, poster of the story of the Prodigal Son n.d.
Photograph album of the Philippines 1952-1955
Photograph of Rev and Mrs Liberty in middle age n.d.
Photograph album labelled 'Eric R. Liberty', including wedding photographs and the Hung Tung Shansi siege 1923-1934
Papers relating to Henrietta Ethel Frances Withers (b.1889), who was a teacher in Chefoo Girls' School in the 1920’s and 1930’s, including some photographs.
Folder of letters, Miss Withers to her family and prayer companion on copy of a letter to Mr. Weller from Marjory Broomhall 23/05/1936- 28/10/1945
Envelope of letters to Miss Withers to/from Esther Wang, 2 booklets about the Emmanuel Home for the Homeless, Shanghai, 2 Chinese letters 07/02/1946-
Envelope containing solicitors' letters, Chinese request for a refrigerator, letters from London Council re becoming Manchester Local Secretary 15/12/1946- 03/06/1974
Envelope of letters from Eleanor Woo in Shanghai and Esther Wang in Canada and Shanghai 02/11/1947- 25/09/1948
Letters to prayer companions from Doris B. Cobb, some copies, and annual reports in Malaya 09/06/1952- 31/01/1956
Diary 24/12/1916- 30/04/1918
Diary including some circular letters 19/10/1926- 30/11/1932
The Missionaries' Diary 1938
Diary 02/01/1939- 10/09/1945
Diary 01/01/1943- 04/05/1944
Notebook entitled 'Sketches from Chinese Life, 1919', and part of diary for 1915 and part for 1922 24/12/1915- 24/03/1923
SERMONS AND NOTES
Address book containing some notes on talks post 1930
Notes of meetings addressed in Chefoo Nov. 1938- 23/01/1939
Notes on Sisiang in Shensi province n.d.
Autograph book including some photographs, mostly labelled, and some watercolours 05/09/1914- May 1923
Photograph album of Chefoo, some labelled. Some duplication with 108 1920s-1930s
Photograph album, some labels. Some duplication with 109 1930s
Portrait photograph of Miss Withers 1930s?
Group photograph of teachers 1930s?
Folder of 11 photographs 1945-1965
Photograph on mount of Miss Withers with children by river n.d.
Photograph on mount of Miss Withers and children playing n.d.
Envelope of 74 photographs, some labelled, some duplicates n.d.
Miss Withers' passport with endorsements for escorting children 15/11/1932
List of publications about CIM missionaries and reviews n.d.
SECTION 4: FREDERICK HOWARD TAYLOR NOTES
Frederick Howard Taylor's research material on the tribes of S. W. China
22 photographs of S. W. China all labelled. H. H. Jeffery appears in some 1935
Envelope of 33 photographs, mostly numbered, mostly of Chinese with one or two Europeans (incl. Porteouses) n.d.
Envelope marked 'Rgyalrong: Dr. Howard Jeffery' containing 22 photographs of S. W. China 31/08/1938
Envelope of 41 photographs of Lisu, China n.d.
Envelope containing letters, articles and material on tribes: 4 letters and 2 copies of letters; material on tribes collected by Norman Baker; papers by Willhauck and 13 photographs of Black Miao territory and Flowery Miao people; paper by J. Dietrich and Straub; notes by FHT on tribes from Dr. Rock's books (mostly) and 6 photographs of Ka-to by Willhauck; 5 photographs of Black Miao area and Ivan Allbutt, 4 letters from Ivan and Mary Eleanor Allbutt (some incomplete); traced map showing lands of Black Miao, Chung Chia, Peh Miao, Keh Lao, Moslems and Small Flowery Miao; articles from China's Millions; notes of 'Jubilee' Story; notes on life of SamuelPollard, notes on CIM 1895- 1896; letter from Marshall Broomhall to FHT with article: 'Miracles of Grace among the Mountaineers of China'; article on work with Chinese tribes; 3 articles on being captured by bandits, with accompanying letter; copy of letter to DEH by J. O. Fraser 21/03/1921- Oct. 1937
FH Taylor's correspondence with J. O. Fraser 11/03/1933-?
FH Taylor's correspondence with Fitzwilliams, Paynes, Castos, regarding tribes Dec. 1931-1940
FHTaylor's correspondence with Chas. Peterson 11/12/1936- Jun. 1939
Folder of maps of tribal districts 1911-1916?
Articles by G. E. Metcalf: 'Tribes of Yunnan Province' and 'A-Ku-Uo Leader's Death' n.d.
Notes and experiences of Metcalfs, Cookes, Harversons and Frasers (all CIM) 25/03/1920- 23/06/1937
Article: 'CIM Work on the Tibetan Border' anon. n.d.
Envelope of articles and photographs: 'A Great Awakening among Aboriginal Tribes', J. R. Adam; 'Some a Hundredfold: the Life and Work of J. R. Adam', M. Broomhall; 'First-Fruits from the Aborigines of Yunnan, West China', Arthur H. Sanders; 'Rich Towards God or a 'Sacrifice of Thanksgiving' Among the Aborigines of China', John Graham; circular letter by J. O. Fraser; 'The Tribes of China', W. J.
Hanna; 31 photographs by Hayman, Anping, of Muh-Su-Miao, Ch'in-Maio, etc., all labelled, with 3 pages of Chinese script 1907-1930
Envelope mostly of photographs: 34 photographs by Haverson of J. O. Fraser in Lisu; photograph of Keswick Council; 22 negatives by Haverson; 16 photographs of Black and Flowery Miao; 4 photographs at Sinning on Tibetan border; 13 photographs of Lisu; photograph of MGT and FHT; 26 photographs and 18 negatives of Pa-Miao, Huh- Miao, Buddhists in Ngaba, MGT's parents; 14 photographs of Tibet with letter J. H. Jeffery to FHT; 18 photographs of Orih, Zungkang and Fupien; 17 photographs of Miao by Dr. Lao of Canton; 26 photographs of Mowkung, etc., by Mr. Amos and J. H. Jeffery; book of hymns and services in Laka dialect; letters to FHT from J. O. Fraser
and notes on Fraser's life 1913-1938
Typed notes of conversations with J. O. Fraser 21/12/1934- 04/01/1935
FH Taylor's notes on tribes from Cookes, Frasers, Haversons, Kuhns 1932-1937
Open letters by Mrs Metcalf regarding bandits in Yunnan 25/03/1920- 05/03/1927
Notes for publications n.d.
N1: 14 Journeys Inland 1854-1956
N2: Ningpo 1856-1860
N3: United Kingdom 1860-1864
N4: Jan. 1865- 25/06/1865
N5: Brighton to the sailing of the 'Lammermuir' 1865-1866
N6: Voyage of the 'Lammermuir' 1866
N7 A-B Oct. 1866- Jun. 1867
N7: C-E 1867-1868
N8: A-B 1869-1870
N8: C-D 1871-1872
N10: A-B 1876-1877
N11: A-B 1878-1879
N12: A-B 1880-1881
N13: A-B 1882-1883
N14: A-B 1884-1885
SECTION 5: A J BROOMHALL
A. J. Broomhall's notes: (CIM/PP 158-479) is the collection of papers by the mission’s historian, A. J. Broomhall, for his work Hudson Taylor and China’s Open Century.
'BIOGRAPHICAL' - mostly photocopies for use in publication
Postcard of JHT, JET, FHT, MGT and Amy Taylor in Switzerland 1902
Photocopy of drawing of Confucius n.d.
Photocopy of photograph of Cambridge Seven from The Christian Herald Jan. 1885
Photocopy of photograph of JHT shortly before death, from 'Chariots of Gold' n.d.
Photocopy of photograph of JHT, W.A.P. Martin, Griffith John in Hankou 1905
Photocopy of drawing of Li Hung-Ch'ang from China's Millions n.d.
Photocopy of drawing of 2 Chinese gentlemen with a scroll n.d.
Photocopy of drawing of Governor-General Tso of Turkestan from China's Millions 1884 n.d.
Photocopy of drawing of Prince Kung from China's Millions 1887
Photocopy of drawing of Mr. And Mrs. Clarke in Ta-li, Yunnan n.d.
MS NOTES ON PUBLICATIONS BY CES
Notes on CES Gleaner 1856-1859 n.d.
Notes on 'The Chinese Union' 1844 n.d.
Notes on CES and MS letters to CES 1855-1859 n.d.
Notes on contents of 'File J' n.d.
Notes on contents of 'File L' n.d.
Notes on CES Letterbook 1856-1860 n.d.
CES Leaflet 1853
Notes on CES Chinese Missionary Gleaner 1853-1855 n.d.
Notes on CES Chinese Missionary Gleaner 1857 n.d.
Notes on CES Chinese Missionary Gleaner 1858 n.d.
Notes on CES Chinese Missionary Gleaner 1859-1860 n.d.
CES Notes from G. Pearse n.d.
BUNDLES OF MS NOTES
Shanghai 1854 n.d.
WRITTEN AND TYPED NOTES MADE AFTER 1986, LETTERS AND ARTICLES
Notes on JWS n.d.
Notes on H. Schofield n.d.
A. J. Broomhall's Hudson Taylor and China's Open Century n.d.
Field Bulletin 1940
Notes on Yunnan and the Boxer Rebellion n.d.
These Forty Years, FHT 1905
Two Etonians in China, Rudland n.d.
The Jews in China' n.d.
Chinese Congress on World Evangelization' 1986
Women in Missions' n.d.
Letters to JHT's mother n.d.
PHOTOCOPIES FOR HUDSON TAYLOR AND CHINA'S OPEN CENTURY PEOPLE
Drawing of Robert Morrison
Drawing of Confucius
Drawing of French artist at work in Fan-ch'eng
N. China peasant
Photograph of JHT
Drawing of JHT, Easton and Cameron
Drawing of Cooper
Photograph of Cambridge Seven
Drawing of H. E. Wen-Siang
Drawing of two Chinese gentlemen at home
Drawing of Princes Chun and Kung
Drawing of natives of Swa-tow (from China's Millions)
Drawing of JHT being robbed
Drawing of JHT in a riot
Drawing of JHT being missed by cannonball
Drawing of EB in Yanhchow Riot
Drawing of street fortune-teller (from China's Millions 1877)
Drawing of Buddhist priests
Drawing of Chinese girl
Drawing of JEF and Grace Taylor in Chinese dress
Drawing of Qi Ying
Drawing of entrance to Han-Chung-Fu
Drawing of city gates of Shanghai
Drawing of Shansi, Hunan
Drawing of Yueyang, Hunan
Drawing of Wuhan
View of Han river
Drawing of projected Chefoo school
Postcard of The Morrison Chapel, Macau
Drawing of drumtower
Drawing of Lao-Ho-K'eo from river
Drawing of gate of Peking
Drawing of street in Han-kow
Drawing of city street
Drawing of Yuyao
Drawing of Shanghai
Drawing of Nanjing
OBJECTS AND EVENTS
Drawing of junks on the Imperial Canal
Drawing of Buddhist torments of Hell
Drawing of a Chinese wheelbarrow (from China's Millions 1877)
Drawing of boats in a Yangtse gorge
Photograph of the first cover of China's Millions 1875
Drawing of the village ferry
Drawing of a Peking cart (from China's Millions)
Drawing of a Chefoo colophon
Drawing of print from famine woodcuts
Drawing of a common mule-litter
Drawing of foodstalls
Photograph of first hard cover of China's Millions
Drawing of highway robbers' heads in baskets
Photograph of JHT's Bible with 1865 note
Photograph of JHT's grave
Marriage certificate of JHT and MJD
Handbill for meeting addressed by Cambridge Seven
Motto and beginning of constitution of the Chinese Union
Nestorian hymn in English and Chinese
Drawing of Chinese houseboat
Drawing of Chinese girls' headdresses
Photograph of cover of Occasional Papers
Drawing of mandarin's procession
Drawing of Chinese trial
Chinese Missionary Paper 1851 with picture of Victorian dress
Map showing Nestorian and Roman Catholic presence in Asia 650-1550 A.D.
7 different maps of Chinese provinces
Map of Shanghai, 1865
Map of Hangchow
MATERIAL ON SOURCES
Folder of notes on books read (mostly Chinese Recorder) n.d.
File of notes on books read n.d.
The Opening of Korea', C. F. Reid n.d.
Article on plague from the British Medical Journal 09/07/1983
Photocopies of letters to/from JHT 1887
Photocopy of list of missionaries 1884
Photocopy of list of missionaries 1885
Photocopy of list of missionaries 1887
Photocopy of article by G. Parker in China's Millions 1885
Photocopy of article in Chinese Recorder on governors of provinces 1869
Photocopy of article in China's Millions regarding death of schoolgirl 1882
Photocopy from 'Jubilee' about JHT's early journeys 1878
Photocopy of a retrospect by JHT from China's Millions n.d.
Photocopy of a letter to JHT from J. J. Turner 29/11/1880
Clip of MS notes on books read, beg. 'Stock - CMS' n.d.
Clip of MS notes on books read, beg. A Passion for the Impossible n.d.
Bundle of typed notes on books read n.d.
Bundle of MS notes on books read n.d.
Letters to FHT from Easton and to Ernest from Sid 25/04/1902- 27/10/1905
Papers relating to Pinyin and other Chinese language material 1977-1984
Photocopies from Occasional Papers May 1867- Feb.1875
Photocopy from China's Millions of JHT's address n.d.
Photocopy from China's Millions of famine report 1879
Article on Mission by Alan Cole, OMF Jun. 1965
Article on church in Korea by Terry Pye (from East Asia Millions) Jan./Feb. 1986
Annual Statistical Table on Global Mission', David Barrett 1987
China's Millions JHT centenary issue May 1932
East Asia Millions, 125th Anniversary issue 1990
CIM Monthly Notes Jun. 1931
China's Millions JHT centenary issue Jul. 1875
China's Millions Jan. 1886
China's Millions Jul.-Aug. 1886
China's Millions Oct. 1931
Y. T. Wu's report to Conference in Peking Jul. 1954
FHT's birth certificate 02/06/1882
Synopsis of book about recent history of CIM and part of text 1937-1945
Envelope which contained cheque for £10,000 29/01/1913
Postcard of Wuhan Chanjiang River Bridge 1950's?
Modern typed copy of London Council Minutes Oct. 1872- Dec.1876
Photocopy from the British Library of 'Report of the Centenary Conference
on the Protestant Missions of the World', London 1888
Typed list of Ch'ing Dynasty degrees of rank n.d.
Photocopy of section on Chinese reform 1898-1900 from A History of Christian Missions in China n.d.
Photocopies of chapters from International Relations of the Chinese Empire, H. B. Morse 1910
GENERAL ILLUSTRATIONS (PHOTOCOPIES) PEOPLE
Littermen waiting for hire (from China's Millions)
Woodcut of geomancer and nun
Mandarin in sedan-chair
Mandarin and guest (from China's Millions)
Chinese at a temple
Two Chinese gentlemen with a scroll
Bao preaching at Ningpo
Grand Canal at Pei-Ho river
Saint Hill, East Grinstead
Opium hospital, Hangchau
Shrines at Ti-Tsia-Pu (from China's Millions)
Emperor's Palace at Peking
Tientsin Cathedral in 1871
Coastal scene (from Chinese Missionary Gleaner 1858)
The Bluff near Chefoo
City of Yuyao
Centre of the 'Bund', Shanghai
French settlement, Shanghai
Street in Canton
Street in Han-kow
City of Yun-Yang Fu
Hing-gan Fu, Shensi
Rapids near Si-gan Fu, Shensi
View of upper Han river, Shensi
Tong-Wu, the East Lake
Country house near river (from China's Millions 1876?)
Entrance to a gentleman's house
Garden of Chinese gentleman
Garden of Governor-General Tso in Man-chau (from China's Millions)
OBJECTS AND EVENTS
Wheelbarrow with sail
Junk and rickshaw
Boat on the Yangtse (from China's Millions 1886)
A pa on the Tsaou-Ngo river
The Nestorian Tablet
Pillory and wooden collar (from China's Millions)
Chinese boatmen towing boat
Festival with procession (from China's Millions)
Extract from diary for Aug. 1865
Letter talking of robbery
Cover of China and the Chinese by JHT
Invitation from Lord and Lady Radstock to a reception for JHT
Comparative table of missions in China, 1866
List of Committee of Society for Suppressing Opium Smuggling
Article on Hangchow (from Chinese Missionary Gleaner)
Article on the manufacture of opium (from China's Millions)
Article on ancestor worship (from China's Millions 1876)
Article on processions (from China's Millions)
Article on storm in 1866
Page from Chinese Missionary Gleaner, 1854
Pages from Romanised Chinese text
Map of China in 1930
Map showing principal Chinese cities
Map of China printed for the CIM
Map of China showing the stations of the CIM
Map of CIM stations
Map of China with unevangelized provinces
Map of Gan-Hwuy and Kiang-si
Map of Yunnan
Map of Jiangxi
Map of Jiangxi
Map of Jiangxi
Map of Yangtse
Map of Gansu
Map of Che-kiang
Map of Che-kiang showing the stations of the CIM
Map showing voyage to China of the 'Lammermuir'
Map of last stages of 'Lammermuir's' voyage
Map of Taiwan
Map of Asia
Map of Asia
Map of China showing JHT's travels
Map of JHT's itinerations
Map of JHT's long treks to Shanxi
Map of Cameron's walk
Map of Duncan's journey
Map showing Dorward's travel
Map showing Hayman and Bosshardt's travels
Map of route through Henan to Shanxi
Map of the route from Peitang and Taku to Tientsin and Peking, 1860
Map of Linfen-Xi'an corridor
Map of river routes for women
Map of first deployment of CIM
Map of Peking
Map of city (Hangchow?)
Map of city
Modern map of Hebei
Map of Tianjin, 1870
Map of military campaigns
Map of The Long March, 1934-1935
Plan of Hangchow CIM house
Plan showing Yangchow Riot (?)
Diagram of a port
THE 'LAMMERMUIR' (see also Maps)
Diagram of 'Lammermuir'
Diagram of 'Lammermuir' masts
Diagram of 'Lammermuir' sails
Diagram of 'Lammermuir' smaller sails
Diagram of 'Lammermuir' bowsprit
Outline drawing of 'Lammermuir' with masts broken
Diagram of typhoons
Diagram of typhoon near China
Paintings of 'Cutty Sark'
Drawings of the 'Cutty Sark'
A J BROOMHALL’S S MS NOTES
Notes on FHT's reconstructions of chronology n.d.
Notes on JHT's journals n.d.
Notes on non-MS files n.d.
Copy of marriage certificate between James Taylor and Elizabeth Johnson, 1776 15/08/1906
2 photos of marriage entry in register n.d.
Copy of marriage certificate between John Taylor and Mary Shepherd, 1799 17/08/1906
Photo of marriage entry in register n.d.
Copy of marriage certificate between James Taylor and Amelia Hudson, 1831 22/08/1906
2 photos of marriage entry in register n.d.
CIM cheque in dollars 01/01/1904
Chinese 5 Yuan note 1940
Bird's eye view drawing of Hull 1856
11 CIM tracts n.d.
MS address on the Holy Spirit n.d.
Journal of the N. China branch of the Royal Asiatic Society Dec. 1866
CIM tract and letters to MGT and FHT and others re Hudson Taylor and the Early Years 04/12/1911- 07/05/1929
6 booklets by JHT n.d.
5 signatures of CIM candidates cut from candidate forms 03/05/1897- 20/02/1912
Notes on the Keswick Convention 15-16/04/1914
Extract from China's Millions by D. J. Mills Jun. 1917
Notes by 'Mother Edith' Jan. 1918
Loose papers: 2 poems on family by Benjamin Hudson (JHT's uncle); sermon notes 9/11/1913; note on work of Pundita Ramabai in Poona; 2 Chinese paintings (fragile); cutting in Chinese about proportion of Christians in China; Chinese letter; Chinese school report; chart of Chinese symbols; note of meetings of the British and Foreign Bible Society with Mildred Cable and Francesca French
ADDITIONAL PERSONAL PAPERS
Notebook containing copy letters from RA in Si-ch'uan to people at home, describing life. 2 May 1905 - 8 April 1907 1905-1907
Letters from China 1905-1907: the correspondence of Rosie Allen, ed. by Margaret F. White, n.d.
Appears on Reel 20 (following).
JUDD, Charles H. and BROUMTON, James
Diary of CHJ and JB (his brother in law), on their journey from Kweichow, Chung King to Wuchang Feb-March 1877
Photographs of the Judd family.
Album of CHJ containing photographs, drawings, autographs of Judd family and others.
Includes obituary of James Broumton who died 25 September 1910. 1890s-1920s
Notes on life of C. H. Judd. n.d.
LEGG, Mary L.
Notebook of devotional work and writings, with index. Compiled at St. Leonards on Sea, 1882. 1882
MARSHBANK, E. (Miss)
Journal of EM covering period 1890-1924
Includes several furloughs to Britain and description of work in China.
Photographs, press cuttings, list of dead Chinese people. 1890-1924
HOWARD TAYLOR, Geraldine
Transcript copy of GHT's private notebooks kept during her last visit to China.
(Compiler states private material has been weeded). 1919-1923