South India (Canarese),1828

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

joint letter from William Beynon and John Hands, Bellary - report; situation and work in Bellary; both ordered to a milder climate; visit to Mangalore re establishing a mission there

John Hands, Bellary - health compels return home, enclosed letter to district committee requesting cover

Mrs Hands, Bellary - tracts required; school in home ceased; the position at Bellary

William Beynon, Bellary

Dr D Donaldson - medical certificate for John Hands

Bennington Payne, Bellary -

Joseph Taylor, Belgaum - hoping to itinerate in surrounding villages

William Reeve, Bangalore - his work; itinerating; an old woman's testimony; good works done by deceased missionaries of Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam]; covering Bangalore for 6 months

William Campbell, Bangalore - preaching journeys; schools; 4 students with him; accounts

LMS Directors, London - Admonitory hints to the Missionaries of the East Indies

also - documents in Folder 5 from Stephen Laidler and Dr James Massie

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

Detailed list for South India Incoming Correspondence: Canarese, 1817-1857 (list F3), available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note