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Title Obotsi Outrages
Section Section IV: Religion & Empire
Date 1863-1886
Document Type Manuscript, Report, Missionary Papers
Library University of Birmingham Library
Reference G 3 A 3 0 item 138-141
Region Africa
Names S. J. Crowther
Places Sierra Leone, Loko, Lokoja, Yoruba, Omara, Obotsi, Niger
Topics missionary papers, Obotsi laws and practices, Church Missionary Society, CMS, missionary work, independent African Churches, Church constitution, Niger mission, Obotsi outrages, "Henry Venn", travel, Phelps Strokes committee, superstition, shrines, idols, killing and eating snakes, chief burial customs, 'burying innocent people alive', heathen burial customs,spirits, 'destroys body and soul', customs, burial customs, slavery, oppression, language, torture, capture of women
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