Moravian Mission Records

A selection of original papers relating to Labrador from the Archives of the Moravian Church - British Province in London were reproduced on microfilm in the 1960s.

This set of 25 reels (Micro Film 512) is held in the Centre for Newfoundland Studies. These digitized reels provide accounts of voyages, mission diaries, meteorological observations, correspondence and papers relating to the Labrador mission and the Headquarters in London. Material is in both English and German. The title on reel 1 is Labrador diaries 1752-1893. The title page and table of contents appear on reel 25.

Permission for digitization granted by the British Province of the Moravian Church.

Related Collections on the DAI:
Labrador Inuit through Moravian Eyes
Moravian Missions An Illustrated Record of Missionary Work
Periodical Accounts of the Moravian Missions
Nachrichten aus der Bruedergemeine

Related websites:
British Province of the Moravian Church
Centre for Newfoundland Studies
Moravian Archives Bethlehem
Uncommon Bonds: Labrador Inuit and Moravian Missionaries