South India (Travancore),1859

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Ebenezer Lewis, Southapooram [Santhapuram]

John Dennis, Nagercoil and Ootacamund

James Russell, Nagercoil

Robert Caldwell (formerly LMS, now Society for Propagation of the Gospel missionary), Edeyengoody, Tinnevelly [Tirunelveli]

John Cox, Nagercoil and Muttum - Petition re 'Upper Cloth' with documents & Proclamation

James Duthie, Nagercoil

Frederick Baylis, Neyoor [Neyyoor]

Josiah, Kulathiviley

John Abbs, Pareychaley

Samuel Mateer, Bombay and Pareychaley

Cloth Riots, women's dress; reports; accounts; schedules.

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Travancore & Ceylon, 1817-1899 (list F6), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note