South India (General),1809

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Dr John Taylor, Poona [Pune] - kindness of Sir James Mackintosh; several letters attached

William Loveless, opposition to missionary work abating

John Gordon, New York and Calcutta - still delayed by embargo; reaches India nearly 3 years after leaving England

R Cowie, London (to Dr John Taylor

William Lee, Philadelphia - embargo lifted

J Brown, Vepery, Madras [Chennai]

John Hands, near Cape of Good Hope [South Africa]

Augustus Des Granges, Vizagapatam - death of George Cran; re Society for Propagation of Christian Knowledge

destination of certain men expected in India

Conditions Governing Access


Other Finding Aids

Detailed list for South India Incoming Correspondence: General, 1817-1816 (list F2), available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note