Bechuanaland,1857

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

William Ashton, Kuruman - finishing printing Old Testament; Moravians going to Sechele's town at boers' request; Sechuana [Setswana] news sheet

Edward Solomon, Philippolis

deacons of church, Philippolis - success of self-support

Robert Moffat, Kuruman

Isaac Hughes, Griquatown [Griekwastad] - travelling; schoolmaster needed; short report

William Ross, Likatlong [Likhatlong/Lekatlong]

Mrs Moffatt [née Mary Smith], Kuruman - news of husband Robert Moffat

Thomas Thomas, Griquatown

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Other Finding Aids

Detailed lists for incoming correspondence from Southern Africa, 1797-1899 (lists E6 & E7), are available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library. Includes detailed precis of letters up to 1866.

Archivist's Note

Catalogued