South India (Telugu),1863

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

James Gordon, Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam] - visit to Simmachalem [Simachalam]

John Hay, Vizagapatam - visits Chicacole [Srikakulam] and Vizianagram [Vizianagaram]; P Jagannatham's and William Dawson's work; education versus evangelism; desires training school for catechists

William Dawson, Vizianagram and Chittiontsah - report

Mrs Porter [née Martha Kilpin], Cuddapah

Edward Porter, Cuddapah and Bangalore - report; constitution of Committee; Davidsons Street church Madras's need for minister; LMS decision to give up Mudumphilly; tour; funds needed for training young Indian workers

P Jagannatham, Chicacole [Srikakulam] - received items for girls school and books; English and vernacular school closed

Access Information


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