South India (General),1812

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Edward Pritchett, Vizagapatam

William Loveless, Madras - intends to start seminary; death of John Thompson; East India Company's charter removed; American missionaries

John Hunter, Madras - accounts

Sir Evan Nepean [governor of Bombay 1812-1819]

William Ringeltaube, Mayilady [Mylaudy] - Travancore mission accounts

John Thompson, Madras - not permitted to go to Bellary, returning to Britain; copies of letters from authorities; complaint re government treatment

Hunter, Hay & Co - accounts, propties, salaries

Joseph Taylor, Bellary - offers service

John Hands, Bellary

5 letters from soldiers to John Hands

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

Detailed list for South India Incoming Correspondence: General, 1817-1816 (list F2), available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note