Fardon, Ian (Rev), 1925-1991 : Papers

Fardon, Ian (Rev), 1925-1991

Comprise correspondence 1960-1976, including comments on the death of Jack Emmanuel; talks, articles and notes on PNG theology, mission history and current events 1963-1972; sermon notes 1966-1972; Methodist Overseas Mission, New Guinea District and Rabaul Church papers 1902-1973; articles, notes and original documents on New Britain and New Ireland 1884-1973; the Matuangan Association; articles and notes on education, history and politics 1957-1972, and press cuttings on PNG missions and politics 1930-1973. The topics include local government, anthropology, colonial policies, the World Bank, self-government, archaeology, alcohol, industrial relations, oceanic voyaging and mission economic interests.

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After qualifying as a minister and helping organise the Student Christian Movement in Australia 1954-1955, Fardon was appointed Minister of Rabaul Memorial Church, TPNG in 1956 and was posted as Circuit Minister at Gaulim, New Britain from 1966 to 1968. Fardon served at the Ela-Boroko United Church in Port Moresby from 1969 until his return to Australia in 1974. Fardon retired in 1984.

Quantity: 3 microfilm reel(s).

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Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Purchase, PMB, 2002

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3 microfilm reel(s), Business correspondence, Research notes, Speeches, Drafts (Documents), Clippings, Manuscripts, Microfilms
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Date: 1884-1973 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1169-2 Description: Papers on the Methodist Church in PNG, collected papers on the history of New Britain and New Ireland, papers on education in PNG, and papers on the history ...
Date: 1930-1973 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1169-3 Description: Papers on the history and politics of PNG, miscellaneous printed material and press cuttings. Quantity: 1 microfilm reel(s).
Date: 1902-1976 From: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau : Records of the Pacific Area Ref: Micro-MS-Coll-08-1169-1 Description: Comprises correspondence with Rev C F Gribble of the Methodist Oveerseas Mission, and with other missionaries and officials about religious matters, concerns...