Group Title : Staff
Series Title : Staff Files - Rev W Watt
Date(s) : 1902 to 1926
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Rev William Watt joined the New Hebrides on Tanna in 1869, remaining there until 1910. He was married twice, firstly to Agnes C Paterson and secondly (in 1902) to Jessie Paterson.
Included in this file are : copies
of personal and official letters and correspondence; letters signed by
Rev Watt in his capacity as clerk of the New Hebrides Presbyterian Mission
and Convenor of the Maritime Service Committee; copy of "Outlook" article
"Mr Watt's Farewell to Tanna" (28/2/1911); answers to questions re the
work on Tanna, its people and customs, used by Rev A Don for "Light in
Dark Isles" published in 1918 (1914, 1915); memorial address to Rev Watt
by his nephew, Rev T Watt Leggatt (1926).
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