CollectionIrish Baptist Home and Foreign Mission
Collection DescriptionIncludes 12 boxes of correspondence containing files labelled with the correspondent's name and the date of the correspondence and including a list of contents. Includes: Box labelled, 'I. B. F. M. [Irish Baptist Foreign Mission] Missionaries' Correspondence, 1924-1936'. Box labelled, 'I. B. F. M. [Irish Baptist Foreign Mission] Home Correspondence, 1935-1945'. Box labelled '[Pastor F] Gracey correspondence, 1924-1934'. Box labelled, 'I. B. F. M. [Irish Baptist Foreign Mission] Missionaries' Correspondence, 1934-1945'.

Annual reports of the Irish Baptist Foreign Mission, 1928-1978. For example:

Annual Report for 1930 includes a black and white group photograph of the Irish Baptist Foreign Mission, including Mrs Oehring and a report of the work of the Women's Auxiliary, which states, 'The splendid and ever increasing helpfulness of the Women's Auxiliary, now in the second year of its organisation is a blessing both to the Mission and to the Churches at home. This Auxiliary is responsible for the partial support of the Bible-woman, Mrs. Bettin, in Rosario, as well as for much of the prayerful and spiritual interest in the Missionary Cause throughout the Churches.'

AccessContact Repository.
Century19th, 20th
Repository NameAssociation of Baptist Churches in Ireland
AddressThe Baptist Centre 19 Hillsborough Road Moira County Antrim
UK Postal CodeBT67 0HG
Telephone+44 28-9261-9267
Repository Web Address
CommentSome of the information listed from this repository was extracted from lists available in the archives in the late 1990s. The lists were compiled by the Irish Baptist Historical Society and we are grateful for their assistance. Due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually.

Formerly the Baptist Union of Ireland. In 2014, the Irish Baptist College in Moira transferred records relating to 10 Baptist churches to the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland.