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Medical missionaries and government service in Uganda, 1897–1940
Yolana Pringle

government, Bond pointed out that CMS missionaries who took Sunday services for government officials received fees and a small travel allowance: ‘There is nothing I consider (and the government agree) different in principle to the clergy receiving an allowance for taking a service for government officials, and others, on a Sunday, and my receiving an allowance for medical and official work which I do for

in Beyond the state
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Catherine Hall

proprietors. The witnesses were planters, merchants, medical and military men, judges, attorneys, colonial officials, Anglican clergy and dissenting missionaries – all those who could claim West Indian experience. One ostensible subject of investigation was the character of ‘the African’: what kind of a man was he, what kind of a woman was she? 22 But another preoccupation concerned white West Indians: a

in West Indian intellectuals in Britain
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Global Britishness and settler cultures in South Africa and New Zealand
Charles V. Reed

While most immigrants to New Zealand had social roots in the rural working classes of Britain, the colony’s emigration schemes attracted a surprising number of university-educated doctors, lawyers, and clergy. 41 This altered social order meant that colonial elites, the ‘town fathers’ of Cape Town or Auckland, embraced a belief in Whiggish constitutionalism and improvement that was not unlike the

in Royal tourists, colonial subjects and the making of a British world, 1860–1911