Manuscript Collection MS COLL 00032 - William Charles White Papers

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CA OTUTF MS COLL 00032

Title

William Charles White Papers

Date(s)

  • [ca. 1867]-1955 (Creation)

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Manuscript Collection

Extent and medium

46 boxes

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Name of creator

(1873-1960)

Biographical history

William Charles White, born in 1873, was an Anglican Bishop, author and archaeologist. He was the Lord Bishop of Newfoundland, and the first Anglican Bishop from Canada to be stationed in Honan province, China, between 1901 and 1934. He was also the first Canadian Bishop to be consecrated for service in the mission field. He died in 1960.

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The collection consists of correspondence, notes, articles and printed material concerning personal, ecclesiastical and Chinese matters. It also contains some photographs and other memorabilia.

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Conditions governing access

Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form: https://fisher.library.utoronto.ca/stack-retrieval-request

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  • English

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