Henry Handley Norris (1771-1850) was Rector of St. John of Jerusalem, Hackney and a theologian. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
The collection consists of correspondence to and from Norris, some of which relates to the church in India; notes by Norris, mainly for sermons; and a copy of the journal of William Ward, describing the work of Baptist missionaries among British troops in India, 1807-17.
The papers were bought from Charles Higham (SPCK bookshop) in 1978.Access Conditions
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Missionaries | India
Norris | Henry Handley | 1771-1850 | Theologian
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