South Africa,1886

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Henry Kayser, Hankey

William Thompson, Cape Town - deaths of Margery Wright (with newspaper cutting), Mrs Read [née Ann Barker], Edward Solomon and Mrs Anna Frederica Melvill

John Chalmers, Grahamstown - death of Mrs Edwards [widow of Thomas Edwards]

Richard Birt, Peelton

Frederick Kolbe, Cape Town

John Bennie Yekele (for members, Brownlee station church), King William's Town

Thomas Merrington, Port Elizabeth

Samuel Helm, Grahamstown

T G Jones, Hackney (Kat River)

Henry Beard, Cape Town

Miss Sturrock, Peelton

Edward Solomon, Sea Point

George Yarnold Jeffreys, Uitenhage - Congregational Union willing to accept transfer of Peelton, Knapps Hope and King William's Town stations from LMS

joint letter from Miss E W D Sturrock, M A Dalgarus, L H Sturrock and M Turner, Peelton

John Harper, King Williams Town

Thomas Philip, Lovedale and Fort Beaufort

Mrs Taylor [née Marianne Rabbeth], Cradock

H L Spindler, Port Elizabeth - survey of Hankey (letter only: report lodged with reports and plan with maps)

W Oates, Somerset East

James Read (junior), Kat River

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.

Archivist's Note