Guide to the Records of the English Carpentaria Association


MS 5952

National Library of Australia View Catalogue Record

Collection Summary

English Carpentaria Association
Records of the English Carpentaria Association
Date Range
1867, 1953-1957
Collection Number
MS 5952
0.18 metres (1 archives box)
Language of Materials
National Library of Australia


Conditions Governing Access

Please refer to the collection's catalogue record ( for the access conditions.

Conditions Governing Use

Copying and publishing of unpublished manuscript material is subject to copyright restrictions. For such material, written permission to publish must be obtained from the copyright holder(s). Copying of unpublished material for research purposes is permissible 50 years after the death of the creator of the material.

Preferred Citation

Items from this collection should be cited as '[Title or description of manuscript item], Records of the English Carpentaria Association, National Library of Australia, MS 5952, [item number]'.

Item Descriptions

Challenge of the North, 19 August, 1955 (Item 1)

Leader in 'The Anglican'

Tully Street, Thursday Island, 19 August, 1955 (Item 2)

The Registrar - Mr J.A. Dobbs

How a Shipwreck Built a Cathedral, 19 August, 1955 (Item 3)

'The Anglican'

"The People Who Walked in Darkness", 19 August, 1955 (Item 4)

'The Anglican' - Mr R.P. Graves

A Nursery School in the Heart of Australia, 19 August, 1955 (Item 5)

Lucy Britain

How a Mission was Established, 19 August, 1955 (Item 6)

J.W. Chapman

Alice Springs, 19 August, 1955 (Item 7)

The Archdeacon of N. Tasmania - The Venerable W. Rodgers

The Development of a Native Ministry, 19 August, 1955 (Item 8)

'The Anglican'

A Camping Holiday for Teacher, 19 August, 1955 (Item 9)

'The Anglican' - Missionary Teacher in charge M.R.M.

Lockhart is a Tonic, 19 August, 1955 (Item 10)

The Reverend T.B. McCall

Tennant Creek Appeal, 23 March, 1956 (Item 11)

John Carpentaria

People of the Light (1), 25 May, 1956 (Item 12a)

The Reverend T.B. McCall

People of the Light (2), 1 June, 1956 (Item 12b)

Islands of Torres Strait Mission - The Reverend T.B. McCall

Trials and Tribulations of an Australian Bishop, 12 April, 1957 (Item 13)

'Church Times'

Bush Brothers in Northern Territory, 12 April, 1957 (Item 14)

'Church Times' - John Carpentaria

My notion of the ocean (Poem short letter), [1867?] (Item 15)

W.T. Kennett

First epistle general, [1867?] (Item 16)

William T. Kennett

Continuation of my journal at Somerset from 1 September 1867, 1 September - 12 November 1867 (Item 17)

William T. Kennett

Letter from Somerset, Cape York, Queensland, 1 October 1867 (Item 18)

William T. Kennett

Letter from St. John the Baptist Hostel, Alice Springs, N.T., to the Chairman, Australian Board of Missions, 30 March 1953 (Item 19)

Lucy Britain

Letter from St. John the Baptist Hostel, Alice Springs, N.T., to Mr J. Nelson, MHR, Alice Springs, 20 February 1956 (Item 20)

Lucy Britain

A journey north; a revision of an article published in 'The Anglican', April or May 1953, March 1953 (Item 21)

Lucy Britain