Primary Resources and Archival Collections: Missions

by Beth Restrick and David Westley



l’Assaut des pays négres journal des missionnaires d’Alger dans l’Afrique équatoriale.  Paris :  l’Oeuvre des Écoles d’Orient, 1884.  View it in print  À l'assaut des pays nègres : journal des missionnaires d'Alger dans l'Afrique équatoriale. or online .


American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions / Papers….

Woodbridge, CT : Research Publications International, 1994.

BV 2360 A45 1994

Bennett, Elizabeth

Methodist Missionary Society Archives.

London : Guide to the Microform Collection. Leiden : IDC Publishers, 1991.

BV 2550.A427 M493 1991

Blaikie, William Garden

The Personal Life of David Livingstone: Chiefly from His Unpublished Journals and Correspondence in the Possession of His Family.

New York : Revell, 1880.

BV3557.L5 B535 1880 (Theo Research)

Church Missionary Society

Church Missionary Society Archives.

BV 2361 C5 C68

Crawford, Daniel. Thinking black

22 years without a break in the long grass of Central Africa. New York : George H. Doran Co., 1913.

View in in print Thinking black; 22 years without a break in the long grass of Central Africa,  (Mugar & Theo Research) or online .

Family letters, 1841-1856. Edited with an introduction by I. Schapera.

London : Chatto & Windus, 1959.

DT 731 .L8 F59 (v. 1-2)

Independent Methodist Archives (microform)

Wigan : Independent Methodist Bookroom, 1988.

BX 8431 I53 I53 1988

The Joint IMC/CBMS Missionary Archives

Zug, Switzerland : Inter Documentation Co., 1979.

BV 2120 .J 65 1979

Livingstone, David

(see also, Central Africa)

David Livingstone

letters & documents, 1841-1872; the Zambian collection at the Livingstone Museum, containing a wealth of restored, previously unknown or unpublished texts, with chronology, biographical chapters and annotated index / Edited by Timothy Holmes. Livingstone [Zambia] : The Museum, 1990.

DT 1110 .L58 L58 1990

Livingstone’s missionary correspondence, 1841-1856.

Edited with an introduction by I. Schapera. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1961.

DT 731 .L8 F61

Livingstone’s private journals, 1851-1853

Edited with an introduction by I. Schapera. London : Chatto & Windus, 1960.

DT 731 .L73 1960

Missionary travels and researches in South Africa

including a sketch of sixteen years’ residence in the interior of Africa… New York : Harper, 1868.

DT 731 .L7 E68

Moffat, Robert.

(See also, Zimbabwe)

Apprenticeship at Kuruman, being the journals and letters of Robert and Mary Moffat, 1820-1828. Edited by I. Schapera. London : Chatto & Windus, 1951.

BV 3557 .M7 F51

Missionary labours and scenes in Southern Africa . New York

R. Carter, 1843.

DT 731 E43

Paris Evangelical Missionary Society Archives, 1822-1947. Leiden

IDC Publishers. BV 2353 .P37 A47 1986 (Theology Microfiche)

Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Board of Foreign Missions

Presbyterian Board of Foreign Missions, 1833-1911. Africa. [Wilmington, DE] : Scholarly Resources, [19–].

BV 3460 .P75 A55 (microform)

Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Board of Foreign Missions

Board of Foreign Missions correspondence and reports, 1833-1911 : guide to the Scholarly Resources microfilm edition.

Wilmington, Del. : Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1996.
BV 2570 .P7 B6 (Theology)

Presbyterian Historical Society

A guide to foreign missionary manuscripts in the Presbyterian Historical Society. New York : Greenwood Press, 1988.

Z6611.M65 P73 (Theology Reference)

Wallis, J.P.R.,

ed. The Matabele mission, a selection from the correspondence of John and Emily Moffat, David Livingstone and others, 1858-1878. London : Chatto & Windus, 1945.

BV 3625 .M32 F45

Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society

Methodist Missionary Society archives, London, South Africa (Transvaal ; Swaziland), 1889-1938; 1902-1905, 1907-1911 : synod minutes. On microfiche [microform].

BV3625.S67 T83S92 1982 (Theology Microfiche)