Journal of George Platt, Raiatea (Society Islands), 1837

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Journal of George Platt, February - May 1837. Describing his journey from Tahiti to the Navigator Islands via Rarotonga to distribute locally printed books to the native schools and churches at Mauke, Matiavo, Rarotonga, Aitutaki, Tutuila, and Upolu. The books contained sections of the gospels, a chatechism, hymns, spelling books and elementary books.

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CWM South Seas Journals FBN 36

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