South India (Telugu),1836

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

James Gordon, Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam] - grateful for Edward Porter's appointment to Chicacole [Srikakulam]; Enoch Kuill's family under pressure; schedule; re Edward Porter; preaching, Scripture distribution; translation

Edward Porter, Vizagapatam - advised Baptist minister appointed for Chicacole to move South; requests additional missionary

William Howell, Cuddapah - report on Readers; journal extracts; conversion of Indian Reader Jonah, extracts from his journal; finance from Collector [district official] and Commanding Officer [military] letter from sepoy in an Indian regiment translated by his son Elisha

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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