South Africa,1868

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

John Harper, King Williams Town

William Dower, Hopedale and Cape Town

William Thompson, Cape Town

James Campbell, Graaff-Reinet

Thomas Paterson, Uitenhage

Bartholomew Anderson, Oudtshoorn and Riversdale

Henry Kayser, Hankey

Thomas Merrington, Bethelsdorp

Edward Solomon, Bedford

John Mackay, Port Elizabeth

Theophilus Atkinson, Pacaltsdorp

Charles Williams, Kruisfontein

Richard Birt, Peelton

Thomas Brockway, Peelton, Cape Town and on board Dane in the English Channel - death of infant son; forwards letter from William Govan, principal, Alice Seminary (Free Church)

committee minutes, King William's Town

William Murray, New Griqualand

Frederick G G Kayser, Knapps Hope

Reinhold Gregorowski, Somerset [Somerset East]

John Macintosh, Port Elizabeth

joint letter from A van Rooyen and James Read (junior), Philipton

joint letter from James Read, John Brownlee, Frederick G G Kayser, Richard Birt, John Harper, A van Rooyen and Robert Taylor, Eastern Province, Cape Colony

Frederick Kolbe, Paarl - enclosed printed statement of the laws of the vowels

Thomas Philip, Hankey

Daniel Helm, Zuurbraak

A van Rooyen, Tidmanton (near Fort Beaufort)

James Read (junior), Philipton

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

Detailed lists for incoming correspondence from Southern Africa, 1797-1899 (lists E6 & E7), are available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note