South India (Telugu),1840

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Edward Porter, Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam] - describes Nagpur, requests 6 missionaries for Koles and volunteers himself;

John Hay, Vizagapatam - proposes English school for Indian boys; attached letter from Edward Porter re staff at Vizagapatam and Chicacole [Srikakulam]

William Howell, Cuddapah - Readers, training class; out-station schools; William Dawson assistant missionary moved to Bellary; translation; life-story of Goorjala; schedule; table showing out-stations & workers

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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