Society Islands, 1859

Scope and Content

Includes letters from:

William Howe, Papeete - printing commentary on Psalms

Charles Barff, Huahine

John Barff, Tahaa - loss of daughter and her children

Alexander Chisholm, Raiatea - peace and Tamatoa V's return; comments on human sacrifices and infanticide

George Platt, Sydney

Arrival of Mr Salmon

New chapel on Tahaa

memoir of Tute (died 3 Dec 1858)

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