South Africa,1855

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Adam Robson, Port Elizabeth

William Thompson, Cape Town, Graaff-Reinet, -

James Read, Philipton, Cape Town and Paarl

William Ellis, Graaff-Reinet, Colesberg and Cape Town - deputation visits

J Green, Philipton

Reinhold Gregorowski, Somerset [Somerset East]

Thomas Philip, Hankey - memo on Hankey seminary

James Green, Balfour [Kat River]

joint letter of James Read and others, Cape Town

Robert Taylor, Cradock

Joseph Kitchingman, Graaff-Reinet

George Christie, Cape Town

Dr Charles Orpen, Port Elizabeth

Richard Birt, Peelton - needs of station, his acceptance of government grants

C J Vanderschalk, Zuurberg

Rogers Edwards, Port Elizabeth

Theophilus Atkinson, Pacaltsdorp

Frederick Gottlob Kayser, Knapps Hope - work going well; government helping Xhosa through LMS

joint report by Thomas Philip and John Vanderkemp Read on Hankey seminary

Reinhold Gregorowski, Somerset [Somerset East] - annual report

Theophilus Atkinson, Pacaltsdorp - annual report

Adam Robson, Port Elizabeth - annual report

Plan of mission chapel at Hankey, after enlargement

address by W Kekale, a Xhosa Christian, at the missionary prayer meeting, Union Chapel

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

Detailed lists for incoming correspondence from Southern Africa, 1797-1899 (lists E6 & E7), are available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library. Includes detailed precis of letters up to 1866.

Archivist's Note