Matabeleland,1868

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

William Sykes, Inyati [Nyathi] and Kuruman - reports on mission; visit of king Moselekatse [Mzilikazi] and his death, custom re succession

Robert Moffat, Kuruman - difficulty filling places of missionaries at Inyati

John Moffat, Shoshong - leaving Inyati; position of missionaries there

Access Information

Open

Other Finding Aids

A detailed list for incoming correspondence from Matabeleland, 1835-1899 (list E4) is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library. Includes detailed precis of letters up to 1866.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued