South India (Telugu),1842

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Edward Porter, Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam] and Ootacamund - Koles proposal (1840) unaffordable; Mrs Porter [née Martha Kilpin] requests medicines; catechist Ebenezer; orphan school; specially supported children; John Hay and Chaplain Lugard debate original sin; describes Khounds (hill tribe)

John Hay, Vizagapatam

Mrs Porter [née Martha Kilpin] - lists needs of girls' orphanage, acknowledges medicine and clothing

Richard Johnston, Vizagapatam - received book grant

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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