Tiyo Soga: A Page of South African Missionary Work


Tiyo Soga: A Page of South African Missionary Work

Scope and Content

[Source - Henry Fagan for FHYA, 2021: A digitised copy of John A. Chalmer's book. This is a second edition copy published in 1878. The book is a biography of the Rev. Tiyo Soga, the renowned African intellectual best known for his missionary work, his pioneering journalism, and his isiXhosa expertise.]



Tiyo Soga: A Page of South African Missionary Work

[ Source of title : FHYA using John A. Chalmers' material ]

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Textual Record

Reproduction Conditions

Creative Commons License: CC BY-NC-ND https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/

Descriptions and Notes

This copy of the book might once have belonged to Hugh Steben, whose name is mentioned in the front matter. Unfortunately, there is no further information on this, so this cannot be confirmed. There is also some handwritten text on the title page of the book which cannot be deciphered.

Archival History

[Source - Henry Fagan for FHYA, 2021: Written by John A. Chalmers before 1877. This second edition copy was published in 1878 by Hodder and Stoughton in London. A copy of the book was acquired by an unknown library at an unknown date. It was digitised by Google an at unknown date. Downloaded by FHYA in 2021 and uploaded by Benathi Marufu for FHYA in 2021.]

Event Actor Event Type Event Date Event Description
Five Hundred Year Archive (FHYA) Online curation 2021 - Digitised by Google at an unknown date
Hodder and Stoughton Publication 1878
John A. Chalmers Writing before 1877
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