South India (Tamil),1839

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

John Smith, Ootacamund [Udagamandalam] - medical report requiring immediate return to Europe

Dr Birch, Ootacamund - medical certificate for John Smith

John Hands (secretary)

John Lumb, Madras - ill health: must return to England

anonymous - training mission workers

joint letter from Ebenezer Lewis, Alexander Leitch and John Hay, Cape Town - experiences en voyage to India

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for the Tamil area, 1817-1860 (list F4), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note