South India (Canarese),1838

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

John Reid, Bellary - John Shrieves and J Craven appointed to Gooty

Joseph Taylor, Belgaum - school inspection; his cholera attack; copy of son Joseph Van Someren Taylor's letter to Dr E W Edwards; Belgaum report

Dr E W Edwards - arrangements for Joseph Van Someren Taylor candidature

William Beynon, Belgaum

Benjamin Rice, Bangalore - caste and other irregularities in church, school and village; birth of son; English service cleased

Gilbert Turnbull, Ootacamund

joint letter of Colin Campbell and Benjamin Rice, Bangalore - LMS directors' criticism of their handling caste etc irregularities

John Hands, Rio de Janeiro, Madras and Bellary - committee of enquiry

joint report by John Reid and William Thompson, Bellary

joint report of Colin Campbell and Benjamin Rice, Bangalore

Conditions Governing Access


Other Finding Aids

Detailed list for South India Incoming Correspondence: Canarese, 1817-1857 (list F3), available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note