Robert W. Dyer (1808-1887), a proponent of Dr. Andrew Bell's monitorial system of teaching, was schoolmaster of Greenspond School, Bonavista Bay, Newfoundland, 1840-1859. He was also a missionary and farmer at Cascumpeque Mission in Alberton, P.E.I., 1859-1884.
Scope and Content
Microfilm consists of the diary journals from Dyer arranged in chronological order with excerpts pertaining to his career and interactions with people while employed at Greenspond School, 1841-1859 and the Cascumpeque mission in Alberton, 1859-1884.
Microfilm consists of the typescript copy of the biography of Archdeacon Richard Small, missionary at Lytton, BC; Chaplain at St. Bartholomew's Hospital; and Archdeacon of Yale. Written by the Rev. Cyril E.H. Williams.
The book also contains references, bibliography, photographs, and maps. Appendices include Clerical sketches of missionaries as well as lists of clergy and bishops that worked in the Diocese of New Westminster and the Diocese of Cariboo and Principals of St. George's Indian Residential School, Lytton.
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Archdeacon on horseback : Richard Small, 1849-1909, missionary at Lytton, Chaplain at St. Bartholomew's Hospital, Lytton and Archdeacon of Yale / by Cyril E.H. Williams and Pixie McGeachie
PUBLISHER: Merritt, B.C. : Sonotek Pub., c1991.
DESCRIPTION: 112 p. : ill., map, ports. ; 23 cm.
NOTES: Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references: p. 103-106.