South India (Canarese),1821

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

William Reeve and others, Madras and Bellary - health of Mrs Reeve [née Eliza Cobden], medical certificate;

Hiram Chambers, Madras [Chennai]

William Reeve, Bellary - Tamil, Telugu and Canarese [Kannada] Scriptures ready; translation of Pentateuch

John Hands, Bellary

William Howell, Bellary

Joseph Taylor, Belgaum - report; work among soldiers; schools; Indian workers; friendliness of General Pritzler CB [later Sir Theophilus Pritzler]

Andrew Forbes, Bangalore

Stephen Laidler, Bangalore - Bangalore as centre for a theological seminary

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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