South India (Telugu),1843

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

James Gordon, Madras [Chennai] and Cuddapah- to new station for Cuddapah district; proposes John Shrieves takes Cuddapah; tour

Edward Porter, Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam] Cuddapah report; commends vernacular schools; ordination of William Dawson and Richard Johnston; Chaplain Lugard's statement re John Hay's orthodoxy; John Smith (Madras) feared lost at sea returning from ordination

Mrs Porter [née Martha Kilpin] - plea to help orphan school; printed report of orphanage

William Dawson, Chicacole [Srikakulam] - conversion

District Commitee members, Chicacole

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Other Finding Aids

Detailed list for South India Incoming Correspondence: Telugu, 1817-1863 (list F5), available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note