"Fields of Vision": Photographs in the Missionary Collections at the School of Oriental and African Studies, London

Johnson, Samantha; Seton, Rosemary
October 2002
International Bulletin of Missionary Research;Oct2002, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p164
Academic Journal
Discusses the missionary photograph collections at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) Library in London, England. Scope of the archives in the SOAS missionary collections; Creation of a project to catalog the archives' holdings of missionary photographs through the Higher Education Funding Council for England; Description of the Council for World Mission photograph collection.


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