Scope and Content

includes letters from:

William Ellis, Dublin, Dungannon and Tyrone [Ireland]; Lincoln, Oxford, Sheffield, Wincobank [Sheffield] and Nailsworth [Gloucestershire]

R W Hay, permanent under-secretary for Colonies], Downing Street [London]

J Dart, East India Office [London] - permission for Robert Jennings (Chittoor), Henry Crisp (Cuddapah), Samuel Dyer (Singapore), their wives and Maria Newell [mis-spelt 'Howell'; Miss Newell later married Charles Gutzlaff] and William Reeve (returning to Bangalore) to reside in their domain

John Davis (Religious Tract Society), London

John Edmonds, Liverpool and Portsea

James Thompson, Gravesend

report of deputation to interview James Thompson

George Burder, London - resignation as Secretary

Matthew Habershon, London

James Parsons, York

William Orme, London

James Bennett, Rotherham [Yorkshire]

joint letter from William Wilson and Alan Ker, Greenock

Edward Bickersteth (secretary, Church Missionary Society), London

G Roberts, Mission House (London) - The LMS accountant describes his work

John Dyer (Admiralty Office), London

Henry Townley, Hackney [London]

William Day Wills, Bristol

Richard Alliott, Nottingham

Thomas Raffles, Liverpool

Edward Dawson, Aldcliffe Hall [Lancashire]

Joseph Cummins, Ancoats (Manchester)

J Leifchild, Bristol

Stephen Law (undertaker) - invitation to funeral of Alexander Waugh

George Waugh, Marylebone [London]

J H Waugh (son) - his mother's thanks to LMS directors

Stephen Laidler, Kentish Town [London]

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A detailed list for Home Incoming Correspondence, 1795-1876 (list A1) is available for available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

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