Society Islands, 1840

Scope and Content

Includes letters from

Chiefs, Huahine (with translation)

Makea Davida, chief of Avarua

John Orsmond, Tahiti

George Pritchard, Tahiti

Charles Barff, Tahiti

John Barff, Tahiti

Samuel Wilson,Tahiti

David Darling, Tahiti

William Henry, Tahiti

George Platt, Raiatea

Samuel Wilson, Tahiti

Thomas Blossom, removed from Afareaitu to Papetoai

Henry Nott, Tahiti

John Davies, Tahiti

Alexander Simpson, Moorea

George Charter Raiatea

Joseph Johnston, Tahiti

Robert Thomson

George Drummond, Tahiti

Charles Green Stevens, Tahiti, Papara and New Zealand (Bay of Islands)

William Howe, Eimeo

Thomas Joseph, Tahiti

Thomas Heath, Tahiti

John Rodgerson, Sydney

William Ellis (from Bagneres, Pyrenees) about French attitude to Roman Catholic missionaries

Captain Morgan, Society Islands

Thomas Joseph ejected from Papeete

news of deaths of John Williams and Harris

arrival of Tahitian Bibles, eagerly purchased by Tahitians

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Other Finding Aids

Handlist available

Archivist's Note

Catalogued