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    The research archive and library of Mission 21 document extensively and in many facets over 200 years of world history. Most of the archive material comes from the Basel Mission, founded in 1815, which was primarily active in Ghana, Cameroon, South India, South China and Kalimantan (Indonesia).

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    Research archive

    Here you will find service information on the subject areas, opening hours and use of the reading room, as well as advice and usage information on digital Online archive bmarchives. The unique photo collection on the history of the Basel Mission as well as maps and plans are accessible online on the bmarchives website. The patrons' club "Friends of the Archives" supports our work.

    ► Further information on the archive
    ► digital photo collection bmarchives

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    As a specialized library for Intercultural Theology, African Studies, Missiology and Development Policy, the library of Mission 21 is open to a broad public. Its holdings - including historical ones - are listed in the online catalog Swisscovery.

    ► Online catalog Swisscovery
    ► more info about the library

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    Mission 21
    Protestant Mission Basel

    PO Box 270
    Missionsstrasse 21
    4009 Basel, Switzerland
    Tel.: +41 (0)61 260 21 20

    Donation account:
    IBAN: CH58 0900 0000 4072 6233 2
    Tax exemption number:

    Mission 21 e.V.

    Wartenbergstrasse 2
    D-79639 Grenzach-Wyhlen
    Phone +49 (0)7624 208 48 69

    Donation account:
    Savings Bank Lörrach-Rheinfelden
    Haagener street 2
    D-79539 Lörrach
    IBAN: DE05 6835 0048 0001 1250 95

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