South India (Telugu),1835

Scope and Content

includes extracts from William Howell's journal, Cuddapah (Box 1) and letters from:

James Gordon, Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam] - schools report, need books & slates; translation; baptisms; Temperance Society formed; hopes to start orphanage and build English chapel; schedule; woman convert baptised

William Dawson, Vizagapatam - schools report and schedule; Scripture distribution

Enoch Kuill, Vizagapatam - extract from report by Indian assistant

Edward Porter, Vizagapatam - language work, English teaching

William Howell, Cuddapah - report on school work; fever, Christian villagers attended by his wife; requests medicines; journal extracts; conversion of reader Jallaputty (extracts from his journal); requests another missionary for Cuddapah; re revised translation of Psalms; returns schedule (including district tour

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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.

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