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Schreiber, August Wilhelm

(November 8, 1839–March 22, 1903). B. Bielefeld, Westphalia, Ger.; educ. Halle and Erlangen; trained for miss. work in London and Edinburgh; Rhenish* Miss. Soc. miss. to Sumatra 1866; returned to Ger. 1873 because of failing health of his wife; continued in Rhenish Miss. Soc. and was its head 1889–1903. Tr. NT into Batta.

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