Australia, 1851

Scope and Content

Includes letters from:

Robert Ross, Sydney - Tahiti missionaries hindered by actions of French governor; end of war in Samoa

Edward Baker, Morphett Vale (South Australia) - prospects of re-entering Madagascar doubtful; religious conditions in South Australia

Frederick Miller, Hobart Town

William Henry, Kissing Point, Ryde, Sydney - enclosed letter from Robert Ross

Alexander Macdonald, Auckland (New Zealand) - became minister of church in Auckland

Captain Robert Morgan, Sydney

Henry Hopkins, Melbourne

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Australia Incoming Correspondence, 1798-1868 (list D1), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note