Journal of Henry Nisbet, Samoa, 1875

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Journal of Henry Nisbet, August - October 1875, describing his voyage from Samoa to the out stations of the mission in the Tokelau, Ellice [Tuvalu] and Gilbert Islands [Kiribati]. The islands visited include Olosenga [Olosega], Fakaofo and Atafu in the Tokelau Islands; Nukulaelae, Funafuti, Vaitupu, Nukufetau, Nuitao, Nanomea, Nanomanga and Nui in the Ellice Islands; and Arorae, Tamana, Peru [Beru], Nukunau and Onotoa in the Gilbert Islands. Nisbet records the number of members of each church noting changes since the previous year. The journal has been edited in blue pencil.

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CWM South Seas Journals FBN 37

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