Series 2 - Sudan Interior Mission

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Sudan Interior Mission

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  • 1933; 1943-1958 (Creation)

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This series consists of textual records documenting Thompson's service with Sudan Interior Mission in Ethiopia, including notes on a conference at Soddu (1933), correspondence, transcripts of radio broadcasts, prayer letters, receipts, Alien Registration cards, and a list of passengers on the R.M.S. Queen Elizabeth (1949); documents pertaining to the Shashemane Leprosarium are also filed here.

03.02 - Military & Ethiopia Years/Sudan Interior Mission*
Box 02
File 01 Correspondence (1943-1945)
File 02 Correspondence (1946)
File 03 Correspondence (1947)
File 04 Correspondence (1948)
File 05 Correspondence (1949)
File 06 List of Passengers - R.M.S. Queen Elizabeth (1949) and International Driving Permit (1948)
File 07 Correspondence (1950)
File 08 Correspondence (1951-1954)
File 09 Radio Broadcasts (1945, 1950)
File 10 Receipts
File 11 Shashemane Leprosarium (1944, 1953-1958)
File 12 Thompson Family Prayer Letters
File 13 Alien Registration Cards (1943)
File 14 Signed letter from Haile Selassie upon the death of his son, the Duke of Harar (1957)
File 15 Educational Policy of Sudan Interior Mission in Ethiopia (1954)
File 16 Notes on 1933 Conference at Soddu

*for post-1959 documents, see 02.20.03

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See also SF 02 Sub-series 20.03 for post-1959 documents pertaining to Thompson's on-going involvement with SIM following his return to Canada

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February 18, 2003<br/>July 15, 2005<br/>Friday, July 15, 2005 12:19:14 PM by SylviaS<br/>Friday, October 17, 2003 12:40:44 PM by sylvias<br/>Friday, October 17, 2003 12:35:49 PM by sylvias<br/>Friday, October 17, 2003 12:30:55 PM by sylvias<br/>Wednesday, October 15, 2003 8:36:15 PM by SylviaS<br/>Saturday, October 11, 2003 4:33:29 PM by sylvias<br/>Tuesday, February 18, 2003 7:34:57 PM by sylvias

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  • Box: Bay 35 Shelf 1