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Papers pf Benjamin Thomas Butcher, 1902-1961 [manuscript]
Bib ID 3008156
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Butcher, Benjamin T. (Benjamin Thomas), 1877-1973
 
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Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1902-1961] 
1 m. 12 cm. (7 boxes) 
Summary

The papers consist of private and business correspondence (1902-1959); diaries; articles; financial reports; notes; devotional broadcast talks; booklets; newspaper cuttings; passports; ration books; induction service notes; invitations and typescript drafts of "We lived with headhunters", Vols 1 and 2 and "For God's sake".

Biography/History

Rev. Butcher was a missionary in Papua for over 34 years as a member of The London Missionary Society. He was very interested in Papuan tribal customs and his published works include "Many faiths - one essential", Brookvale, N.S.W., n.d. and "We lived with headhunters", London, 1963.

Notes

Manuscript reference no. : MS 1881.

Cited In

Guide to collections of materials relating to Australia ; B81.

Index/Finding Aid Note Descriptive list (6 p.) available. 
Subjects Butcher, Benjamin T. (Benjamin Thomas), 1877-1973 -- Archives.  |  Missionaries -- Papua -- Archives.  |  Missions -- Papua.
Time Coverage 1902-1961 
Occupation Missionaries.

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