Home (Pitcairn's Island),1817

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includes letters from:

Sir Thomas Staines, His Majesty's Ship Briton, Valpariso [Valparaiso, Chile] (copy)

John Dyer, Admiralty Office - forwarding above letter with request not to publish it per se

submssion to directors of the Missionary Society that something be done for Pitcairn inhabitants

Matthias Woodmason, Dublin to Josiah Pratt - recommending mssion to Pitcairns Island to Church Missionary Society and this society

Josiah Pratt, Church Mission House

Philip Pipon - report on Pitcarn's Island and its inhabitants; briefer report addressed to John Dyer

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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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