Savage Island [Niue],1866

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letters from Savage Island [Niué] by William Lawes - completed New Testament translation sent with James Sunderland for editing, intends to begin with the Psalms and continue with other Old Testament books; has compiled a book of hymns, also preparing school books; building a mission house, islanders rendering willing service. Teachers Institution prospering; need for 2 more missionaries, hopes his brother will come out.

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