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Journals of the Melanesian Mission (Anglican Church of Melanesia), 1958-2009 [microform]
Bib ID 5786153
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
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Description [1958-2009] 
2 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Series

PMB (Australian National University. Pacific Manuscripts Bureau) ; Doc 456.

Summary

The collection comprises journals of the Melanesian Mission from 1958-2009, including journals published in the Solomon Islands and journals published by the Melanesian Mission in the United Kingdom.

The Melanesian messenger was preceded by O Sala ususur (see PMB Doc 215). The Melanesian messenger (1958-1973) was published by Taroaniara, Solomon Islands. It was frequently edited by C.E. Fox and contains many articles by him. The last free issue is from Easter 1973 and contains an article on C.E. Fox leaving the Solomon Islands after 65 years of serving as a missionary.

Melanesian Mission (1962-1972) was a broadsheet printed in New Zealand for the Diocese of Melanesia. It includes 22 issues and one special issue.

Melanesia today (1973-1976) (incomplete) was published in Honiara, Solomon Islands to replace The Southern Cross log (1896-1973).

Church of Melanesia monthly newsletter, first series (1975-1992) (incomplete) was published by the Church of Melanesia headquarters in Honiara and distributed to the four Solomon Islands dioceses. There are several later title name changes of this newsletter, however the numbering continues. Church of Melanesia newsletter (Oct. 1978-Dec. 1981). Provincial newsletter Church of Melanesia (Sept. 1982-1984). Church of Melanesia (1985-1986) (incomplete). Provincial newsletter Church of Melanesia (Aug. 1989-June 1990). Provincial newsletter (Dec. 1990-Apr. 1991). Provincial newsletter Church of Melanesia (Aug. 1992).

Church of Melanesia monthly newsletter, second series (Jan. 1995-Aug. 1995) (missing no. 1). Southern Cross: Church of Melanesia news and views (Aug. 1997 and Apr. 1998). Church of Melanesia newsletter (Dec. 2001-Jan. 2004). Melanesian messenger (2004-2009).

Melanesian newsletter, published by the Melanesian Mission (UK) (Apr. 1977-Feb. 2004).

Notes

Microfilmed from originals held at: Anglican Church of Melanesia Archive held at the Solomon Islands National Archive, Honiara, Solomon Islands.

Reproduction Microfilm. Canberra, A.C.T. : Produced for the Pacific Manuscripts Bureau, Australian National University. 2 microfilm reels ; 35 mm. 
Subjects Melanesian Mission -- Periodicals.  |  Church of England -- Missions -- Melanesia -- Periodicals.  |  Missions -- Melanesia -- Periodicals.  |  Christianity -- Melanesia.  |  Melanesia -- Religion.
Time Coverage 1958-2009 
Other authors/contributors Melanesian Mission  |  Australian National University. Pacific Manuscripts Bureau
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Melanesian messenger.

Melanesian Mission.

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