South India (Telugu),1844

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

John Hay, Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam] - Vizagapatam report; voyage with visit to Tristan da Cunha; wife [née Lucy Cecil]'s death

James Gordon, Vizagapatam - Cuddapah report; re Enoch Kuill; preaching, orphanage, press, itinerating

John Nimmo, Combaconum [Kumbakonam] - persecution of mission and missionaries

Edward Porter, Cuddapah - Readers; journal extracts; John Hay's 'revolution' at Cuddapah; appeal to Churches of Great Britain for Cuddapah and in India for funds; need for reinforcements; tour of Cuddapah out-stations

Joseph Taylor, Vingoola

William Dawson, Chicacole [Srikakulam] - conversion

District Commitee members, Chicacole

Access Information


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