Australia, 1828

Scope and Content

Includes letters from:

Robert Bourne, Sydney - wish to work in New Zealand

Samuel Marsden, Parramatta - Lancelot Threlkeld returned to Lake Macquarie; John Williams wants him back in Islands

Lancelot Threlkeld, Sydney and Lake Macquarie - attack on mission, trouble with bush rangers; printed circulars (1) by GMC Bowen advocating an Independent [Congregational] ministry in Sydney and (2) Lancelot Threlkeld detailing his work and difficulties, with language specimen;2nd copy; he is keeping on with government support

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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.

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