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South Australia - Archival Collection

Records of the Evangelical Lutheran Immanuel Synod in Australia (1863 - 1966)

Reference No
MS 3761
Legal Status
AIATSIS Call Number

The collection, Records of the Evangelical Lutheran Immanuel Synod in Australia, contains records relating to the Kallilpaninna Mission (also known as the Bethesda Mission Station) at Killalpaninna in South Australia and its outstations at Kopperamanna and Etadunna. It also contains records relating to the Hermannsburg Mission in the Northern Territory. The collection includes correspondence, school and other reports, hymns, songs and Bible stories in Diyari, some miscellaneous papers and extracts from South Australian Lutheran German religious periodicals. This collection is made up of photocopies of records held by the Lutheran Church of Australia.


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Prepared by: Gary George