Bechuanaland,1846

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

William Ross, Taung - town moving, Mahura's people going northwards

William Ashton, Kuruman - District minutes and correspondence

Walter Inglis, Koling river - among Bahurutse

Robert Moffat, Kuruman

Rogers Edwards, Mabotsa [near modern Polokwane/Pietersburg]

joint annual report of station by Robert Hamilton, Robert Moffat and William Ashton, Kuruman

Isaac Hughes, Vaal River - annual report, particularly on African teachers

Prosper Lemue - death of Mrs Ross

Edward Solomon, Griquatown [Griekwastad] annual report

Access Information

Open

Other Finding Aids

Detailed lists for incoming correspondence from Southern Africa, 1797-1899 (lists E6 & E7), are available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library. Includes detailed precis of letters up to 1866.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued