01618ntc a22002177i 45000010005000000080041000050400026000461000032000722450059001042640016001633000027001793360021002063370023002273380032002505000018002825060028003005200733003285330077010615400079011388560183012172319140313k19061907xx 000 0|eng d aANU:PMBcANU:PMBerda1 aRoman Catholic Mission Fiji10aCorrespondence relating to Father Emmanual Rougier, SM c1906 - 1907 a1 reel; 35mm microfilm atext2rdacontent acomputer2rdamedia aonline resource2rdacarrier aAU PMB MS 441 aAvailable for reference2 aFather Rougier (1864-1932) was born in France; he was ordained in the Society of Mary in 1888, and he went to Fiji soon afterwards as a Roman Catholic missionary. He acquired a large sum of money in what was known as the Cecile Affair (1906-7), and soon afterwards left Fiji and acquired plantation interests at Fanning, Washington and Christmas Islands. He resided in Tahiti and became a prominent figure there in the business and cultural worlds, being known as Abbe Rougier. (For a brief biography, see Patrick O'Reilly and Raoul Tessier, Tahitiens, Paris, 1962, pp.410-11). See also PMB 432 Correspondence relating to Father Rougier's involvement in the Cecile Affair and the disciplinary action taken against him. aElectronic reproduction:bCanberra :cPacific Manuscripts Bureau, d2014 aAvailable for referenceuhttp://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/pambu/copyright.php41uhttp://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/pambu/digital/catalogue/index.php/correspondence-relating-to-father-emmanual-rougier-smzView this item in the Pacific Manuscripts Bureau Catalogue.