South India (Telugu),1850

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

James Gordon, Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam] - report of orphan girls school; villages

John Hay, Vizagapatam

William Dawson, Chicacole [Srikakulam] - report; enquiry re School for Daughters of Missionaries

joint report by Edward Porter and John Shrieves, Cuddapah

Mrs Porter [née Martha Kilpin], Cuddapah - story of Hindu mother; appeal for increased support for catechist

Edward Porter, Mudnumpilly and Cuddapah - baptisms; enclosed description of conversion of Guru; Cuddapah report

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

Detailed list for South India Incoming Correspondence: Telugu, 1817-1863 (list F5), available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note