Madagascar,1819

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

John Le Brun, Port Louis (Mauritius) - quotes from David Jones' letters from Tamatave [Toamasina] commenting on Thomas Bevan's death. Subscription list of Port Louis auxiliary missionary society

David Jones, Tamatave [Toamasina] and Belle Ombre, Mauritius - Mrs Jones [née Darby] and child died; (Hova king) Radama deceived; list of Madagascar villages visited by canoe; started school for slaves and English service in Mauritius; his repeated illness; Radama's invitation to visit him; language work.

Access Information

Open

Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Madagascar, 1794-1879 (list E2), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note

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