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Missionary Accounts, 19th Century
Glimpses of Baptist Work in Burma, 
        1954

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I. Books and Published Materials
Africa
  • Central Africa : adventures and missionary labors in several countries in the interior of Africa, from 1849 to 1856 [Sudan], T. J. Bowen 1857
  • Missionary travels and researches in South Africa including a sketch of sixteen years' residence in the interior of Africa, and a journey from the Cape of Good Hope to Loanda, David Livingstone, 1858, Congregationalist
  • A popular account of missionary travels and researches in South Africa, David Livingstone, 1861
Burma/Myanmar
  • Memoir of Mrs. Ann H. Judson : late missionary to Burmah. Including a history of the American Baptist mission in the Burman empire, James D. Knowles, 1829
  • A memoir of the life and labors of the Rev. Adoniram Judson. D.D., Francis Wayland, 1853
  • The three Mrs. Judsons : the celebrated female missionaries, Cecil B. Hartley, 1863
  • Glimpses of Baptist work in Burma: Burma Baptist Convention 86th Meeting, 1954
China
  • China and Japan : a record of observations made during a residence of several years in China, and a tour of official visitation to the missions of both countries in 1877-78 , Rev. I.W. Wiley, 1879
  • Life Sketches From A Heathen Land, Lula F. Whilden, 1917
  • Send the light : Lottie Moon's letters and other writings, edited by Keith Harper, 2002
  • A looking-glass for ladies : American Protestant women and the Orient in the nineteenth century, Lisa Joy Pruitt, 2005
India
  • The first generation : early leaders of the Baptist Missionary Society in England and India, Ernest A. Payne, 1936
  • Contending the Grade in India, James A. Eaker, 1947, contains information on nineteenth and twentieth-century events
Japan
  • China and Japan : a record of observations made during a residence of several years in China, and a tour of official visitation to the missions of both countries in 1877-78, Rev. I.W. Wiley, 1879
Mexico
  • A century of Baptist work in Mexico, Frank W. Patterson, 1979
Thailand (Siam)
  • Eastern side; or, Missionary life in Siam, Fanny Roper Feudge, 1871
United States
  • Baptist home missions in North America : including a full report of the proceedings and addresses of the jubilee meeting, and a historical sketch of the American Baptist Home Mission Society, historical tables, etc., 1832-1882, American Baptist Home Mission Society, 1883
  • Epochs of home missions, Southern Baptist Convention, 1845-1945 , Joe W. Burton, 1945
  • Mission to America; a century and a quarter of Southern Baptist home missions, Arthur B. Rutledge, 1969
II. Materials Covering Multiple Categories
  • A history of American Baptist missions in Asia, Africa, Europe and North America : under the care of the American Baptist Missionary Union William Gammell, 1851.
  • Western daughters in Eastern lands: British missionary women in Asia, Rosemary Seton, 2012