Mortimer-Jones, Clive, 1880-1965 : Letters to his family and his church

Date
1909-1911
By
Mortimer-Jones, Clive, 1880-1965
Ref
MS-Group-0658
Description

Comprises original and transcripts of letters written by Mortimer-Jones to various members of his family in 1909 from the time he left England on the `Tongariro' to work as a home missionary based in the Hokianga area. He writes of his passage, arrival in NZ, daily activities, various church people and the people he met, services he conducted, his work, and the different parts of Northland he visited in the course of it.

Also includes photocopies of letters and reports from the `St James's, Fulham, parish magazine' (1909-1911)

Also transcripts of letters from Rev Mortimer-Jones, published in Cambridge Anglican parish magazine written while he was serving as a chaplain with the New Zealand Expeditionary Force, 1917-1919 and reminiscences comprising four items relating to the time he spent in Northland, `Some New Zealand coastal steamers and my 1910 visit to Kaitaia; the little coastal steamers of New Zealand', `The old mission house at Waimate North', `Christchurch, Russell' and `Churches in the north'.

Source of title - Supplied

Mortimer-Jones was a Home Missionary based at Waimate North; he arrived in NZ in February 1909. He served as a chaplain with the NZEF in France during World War One.

Quantity: 7 folder(s). 0.07 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Holographs, typescripts and printed matter (some photocopies)

Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Donated by Mr J Mortimer, Hamilton, Mar, Nov 1997, Nov 2008

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7 folder(s), 0.07 Linear Metres, Personal correspondence, Transcriptions (Documents), Publications (Documents), Manuscripts, Holographs, typescripts and printed matter (some photocopies)
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Date: 11 Jan-27 May 1909 From: Mortimer-Jones, Clive, 1880-1965 : Letters to his family and his church Ref: MS-Papers-5871-1 Description: Letters written to various members of Mortimer's family from the time he left England on the `Tongariro', transferred to the `Monowai' in Australia and arriv...
Date: 1917-1919 From: Mortimer-Jones, Clive, 1880-1965 : Letters to his family and his church Ref: MS-Papers-9171-2 Description: Letters from Rev Clive Mortimer-Jones, written to his parishioners and published in the Cambridge Anglican Church parish magazine. He sailed with 26th Reinfo...
Date: [1963-1965] From: Mortimer-Jones, Clive, 1880-1965 : Letters to his family and his church Ref: MS-Papers-9171-1 Description: The reminiscences comprise four items relating to Mortimer-Jones's time in Northland, `Some New Zealand coastal steamers and my 1910 visit to Kaitaia; the li...
Date: Jan-Jun 1909 From: Mortimer-Jones, Clive, 1880-1965 : Letters to his family and his church Ref: MS-Papers-6116-1 Description: Comprises original letters from Mortimer-Jones to his family in England while he was a home missioner in Northland, based at Waimate North (Jan-Jun 1909) Qu...
Date: Jul-Dec 1909 From: Mortimer-Jones, Clive, 1880-1965 : Letters to his family and his church Ref: MS-Papers-6116-2 Description: Comprises original letters from Mortimer-Jones to his family in England while he was a home missioner in Northland, based at Waimate North (Dec 1909) Quanti...
Date: 1909-1911 From: Mortimer-Jones, Clive, 1880-1965 : Letters to his family and his church Ref: MS-Papers-6116-3 Description: Comprises photocopies of extracts from letters and complete letters written by Mortimer-Jones to his church in Fulham, and some from a church gazette (1909-1...
Date: 4 Jun-29 Dec 1909 From: Mortimer-Jones, Clive, 1880-1965 : Letters to his family and his church Ref: MS-Papers-5871-2 Description: Comprises letters written to various members of Mortimer's family in 1909 as a missionary based in the Hokianga area. He writes of his daily activities, vari...