Canon E.C. Dawson’s biographical study of Missionary Heroines of the 19th Century is now available for free download in PDF. The book, which is abridged from a longer work by the same author contains short accounts of the following:
Mrs. Anne Duff – wife of Alexander Duff, missionary to India.
Mrs. Robert Clark – missionary to Pakistan/Afghanistan
Charlotte Tucker, missionary to India
Fanny Jane Butler [1850-1889], the first lady doctor in India.
Mary Reed [1854-1943], Irene Petrie and Alice Marval,, all missionaries to India.
Mrs. Hudson Taylor and Mrs. Polhill
Mrs. Loiusa Stewart, wife of Robert Stewart, missionaries to China.
Mrs. McDougall, missionary to Sarawak.
Mrs. Elizabeth Maria Bowen Thompson [1794-1869], missionary to Syria,
Fidelia Fiske [1816-1864], missionary to Turkey.
Mrs. Rosine Krapf, German missionary to Kenya.
Anna Hinderer [1827-1870], missionary to Nigeria.
Madame Coillard and many more.
Click here to download the complete volume, including illustrations.