Archive Unit

Scope and Content

includes letters from Port Louis by:

Thomas Kelsey - list of subscribers to new chapel

John Le Brun - list of church members; orders French books; Radama's secretary has been to Mauritius; gloomy outlook there; Madagascar slavery; black French army giving trouble there

Joseph Freeman, Port Louis (to Dr Philip) - summarising uncertain state of Madagascar which led him to leave island (fuller letter to LMS Directors in 1830)

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Mauritius, 1814-1848 (list E5), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note