South India (Canarese),1834

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

John Hands, Bellary and Madras - his wife's return to England and his own move on health grounds

Samuel Flavel, Bellary

John Reid, Bellary - question re his retaining English chaplaincy

Bennington Paine, Bellary - requests new press and types

William Beynon, Belgaum - additional report

Joseph Taylor, Ranechednorr and Madras - many missionaries itinerating in South India where Gospel not previously preached; investigation of charges against William Taylor

William Campbell, Bangalore - George Welsh arrived and died before reaching his intended station; Bangalore report

William Reeve, Bangalore - pioneer work done; personal descriptions of some Indian Christians

joint letter of John Hands and John Reid - report

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

Detailed list for South India Incoming Correspondence: Canarese, 1817-1857 (list F3), available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note