RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelFile
Alt Ref NoSTOTT/6/1/2
Extent68 ff.
TitleTravel diary 1959
Date6 Jan 1959-7 Sep 1959
DescriptionPrimarily consists of narrative diary entries by John Stott concerning his overseas travels in 1959, written and sent to his family in installments.

ff. 1-5: brief notes and names relating to the Evangelical Fellowship of Irish Clergy, 6-9 January (ff. 1), and the Durham University Mission and DICCU [Durham Inter Collegiate Christian Union], 1-8 February (ff. 2-5)

ff. 6-42: East and South Africa, 21 July - 7 September
Detailed narrative entries including information about Mukono Theological College (ff. 8-9); Leslie Brown, Bishop of Uganda (ff. 9); Makerere College [University College of East Africa] (ff. 10-12); Leper Island on Lake Bunyonyi (ff. 14v-15v); the death and funeral of the King of Rwanda [Charles Rudahigwa Mutara III] (17v-18); Congo Protestant Alliance Home for missionaries at Usumbura [Bujumbura] (ff. 21); University of Cape Town Mission (ff.26v-31v); Durban (ff.32-33); University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg Mission (ff. 34-35); Dorothea Mission (ff.36v, 42); University of Pretoria (ff. 38, 42)

Also contains notes, names and addresses relating to the university missions undertaken in 1959 (ff. 43-68)
PhysicalDescriptionLoose leaf diary, with a card divider at the front listing key events during that year.

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Related name records
CodeNameDates
271Brown; Leslie Wilfrid (1912-1999); Archbishop of Uganda1912-1999
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