Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Mark Wilks - sends copy of Le Moniteur re Dupetit Thouars' conduct in South Seas especially Tahiti; need for Britain to protect islanders and missionaries; has spoken to Lords Roden [Robert Jocelyn,3rd Earl of Roden] and Bentinck.

Pédézert (assistant secretary, Paris Evangelical Missionary Society), Paris - (French, with translation): extracts from journal of Prosper Lemue, Motito, re difficulties in South Africa mission

H Grandpierre (Director, SMEP), Paris - (French, with translation): received letter from J P Pellissier (Bethulie), requests John Philip sort out Griqua troubles, keeping Bethulie independent of Philippopolis

extracts from Prosper Lemue (Kuruman missionary)'s letter to Robert Moffat

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list (List B1) is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library, which covers Incoming Correspondence for France, 1801-1849.

Archivist's Note