Item 15 - 'Small English-Tonga dictionary' by Fr Bernard Collins SJ

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'Small English-Tonga dictionary' by Fr Bernard Collins SJ


  • 1965 (Creation)

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(24 November 1910-12 August 1987)

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Born: 24 November 1910, County Derry
Entered: 02 September 1929, St Stanislaus College, Tullabeg, County Offaly
Ordained: 29 July 1943
Professed: 03 February 1953
Died: 12 August 1987, Lusaka, Zambia (Namwala) - Zambia Province (ZAM)

by 1948 at Rome Italy (ROM) - editing “Memorabilia”
by 1952 at Chikuni, Chisekesi, N Rhodesia (POL Mi) working - fourth wave of Zambian Missioners

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Small English-Tonga dictionary by Fr Bernard Collins SJ. Published by the Jesuits in conjunction with Zambian Publications Bureau, and printed by at Teresianum, Lusaka.

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No material may be reproduced without the written permission of the Archivist. Copyright restrictions apply. Photocopying is not available. Digital photography is at the discretion of the Archivist.

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  • Tonga

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