Matabeleland,1864

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

William Sykes, Inyati [Nyathi] - consideration of a further mission; building house of worship

John Moffat, Inyati - asks to remain at Inyati in connection with LMS

John Mackenzie, Bamangwato [Central District of Botswana] - impression of mission and his reception by Moselekatse [Mzilikazi]

Thomas Thomas, Paarl and Kuruman - 2 Sentebele books printed at Kuruman; report of Moselekatse's death

Conditions Governing Access

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