Photo of J. E. Scott, missionary to India from 1873.

By: SCOTT, JEFFERSON ELLSWORTH.

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SCOTT, JEFFERSON ELLSWORTH. Photo of J. E. Scott, missionary to India from 1873. 57mm x 94mm photo pasted onto a 63 x 97mm card. The photo is pasted within a single printed gold line on the long sides of the card; back is blank except for the written notation in old pen: "J.E. Scott Seetapore Oudh India." Corners of card cut at angle. Clean. $50.00

Jefferson Ellsworth Scott, born 1851, he arrived in India Oct. 20 1873. He Married Miss Emma Moore Dec. 14, 1877. He was the founder of the Methodist mission in Muttra, India, the birthplace of Lord Krishna. He was served in India for 32 or more years, writing several books about Indian & Asian missions including: In famine land; observations and experiences in India during the great drought of 1899-1900 (1905); History of fifty years : comprising the origin, establishment, progress and expansion of the Methodist Episcopal Church in Southern Asia (1906); Observations of an itinerant a brief exposition of some missionary problems, methods and results (1905); and Braj, the Vaishnava Holy Land; a jubilee volume (1905).

Title: Photo of J. E. Scott, missionary to India from 1873.

Author Name: SCOTT, JEFFERSON ELLSWORTH.

Categories: PHOTOGRAPHS, MISSIONS, METHODISM, 19TH CENTURY BOOKS,

Publisher: Photo of longtime Methodist Episcopal Missionary to India, J.E. Scott (1851- ): 1873

Binding: Photograph

Book Condition: 57mm x 94mm photo pasted onto a 63 x 97mm card. The photo is pasted within a single printed gold line on the long sides of the card; back is blank except for the written notation in old pen: "J.E. Scott Seetapore Oudh India." Corners of card cut at angle. Clean.

Type: Carte-de-visite photo

Inscription: "J.E. Scott Seetapore Oudh India."

Size: 63 x 97mm

Book Number: 17802

Keywords: Carte-de-visite Photos, India, Methodism, Missions, Nineteenth Century Photographs