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"Ministers of the Jamaica District with some of their wives etc. 1913. For names see list sent." [List not found]. Group posing outside large building. William Baillie served as a missionary in Jamaica for over sixty years, He arrived in Jamaica aged 23 in 1887 and served until his death in 1948. There are a number of photographs by Reverend Baillie in the collection, and many appeared in the pages of the "Foreign Field. The earliest Wesleyan mission began in the West Indies when, in 1786, Thomas Coke, destined for Nova Scotia, was driven off course by a storm and landed at Antigua in the British West Indies. There he developed a successful mission of both slaves and landowners. Within a few years almost every colony in the West Indies had been reached.
photographs printing-out paper, 12 x 16.5 cm.
impa-m1941 [Legacy record ID] IMP-SOA-MMS-03-20-006-004 http://doi.org/10.25549/impa-m1941 http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/IMP-SOA-MMS-03-20-006-004.jpg
Baillie, William, 1864-1948 Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Society Clergy Group portraits