South India (Telugu),1832

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

James Dawson, Vizagapatam [Vishakhapatnam] - use of English Bibles and testaments; Bible Society grant

Mrs C M Dawson, Vizagapatam - James Dawson's death

William Dawson, Vizagapatam [their son] - James Dawson's death and death of Mr Williams, the Chaplain

Major Brett, Vizagapatam - sends return of schools and accounts; most important to send new missionary

William Howell, Cuddapah - Bible Society appreciate his translation work but are unable to supply Scripture portions owing to lack of funds; church and schools report; journal extracts; Muslim rising against missionaries and Indian Christians, part of attack on government; schedule

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

Detailed list for South India Incoming Correspondence: Telugu, 1817-1863 (list F5), available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note