Scope and Content

includes letters from:

David Griffiths, Llandovery

combined letter from John Jackson and A Brandram, Bible Society house, London - grant of Malagasy Scriptures

William Milne, London

Isaac Mummery, Tunbridge

Joseph Davis, Birmingham

H M Addington [principal under secretary] for Lord Aberdeen - William Ewart Gladstone requests further particulars re Madagascar claim; Viscount Palmerston will receive LMS deputation

W Hudswell, Leeds

James Murry, Tottenham [London]

Thomas Blossom, York and Manchester - illness and death of Cupido

John McMichael (accountant), Birmingham - estate of John Dickinson

Edward Baxter, Dundee

James Rowland, Henley-on-Thames [Oxfordshire]

Richards and Woodbridge (a firm), Uxbridge [Middlesex] - bequest of Rev Henry Campbell

John Arundel, Brighton - retiring as LMS Home Secretary

William Buyers, Plymouth [Devon]

Dr Benjamin Hobson, Welford [Northamptonshire] and Sunderland [County Durham]

A Reid, Newcastle on Tyne [Northumberland] - considering request to be LMS county agent

John Hammond, (secretary, South Staffordshire Congregational Union), Handsworth [Birmingham]

George Mundy, Loughborough [Leicestershire] - ill through travelling in train with no roof

Richard Knill, Woottonunderedge [Wootton-under-edge, Gloucestershire] - addressed 60 meetings in 7 weeks

Lewis Powell, Cardiff [Wales]

T Harbutt (brother of William Harbutt), North Shields [Northumberland]

W J Muir, Sheffield

Samuel McAll, Nottingham

William Lucy, Bristol - address from Bristol residents to Lord Palmerston

George Legge, Glasgow

William Clarke, Dorking [Surrey]

joint letter from James Macfarlane (pastor) and 5 deacons, Whitehaven - re Tahiti

Edward Porter, Islington [London] - seeking larger allowance for himself and family

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list for Home Incoming Correspondence, 1795-1876 (list A1) is available for available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

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