Journal of Charles Phillips, Samoa, 1884

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Journal of Charles Phillips, July - September 1884, describing his visit to the out stations of the Samoa mission. Islands which he visited included Olsenga [Olosega], Fakaofo and Atafu in the Tokelau group, Nukulaelae, Fanufuti, Vaitupu, Nukufetau, Nui, Nuitao, Nanomea [Nnumea] and Nanomanga [Nanumanga] in the Ellice group [Tuvalu], and Arorae, Nukunau, Peru [Beru], Onotoa and Tamana in the Gilbert group [Kiribati]. At each station he received reports from the native teachers and visited the churches and schools. The statistics for the islands are compiled into a table at the end of the journal.

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CWM South Seas Journals FBN 37

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