Scope and Content

includes letters from:

P M Swan, Cupar, Fife [Scotland] - petition to parliament against Suttee [sati, widow-burning]

William Fyvie, Aberdeen - Surat printing works earning profit

Ralph Wardlaw, Glasgow - daughter Marianne's marriage to John Reid (Bellary)

Joseph Mather, Cockermouth [Cumberland, later Cumbria]

Joshua Harrison, Wooburn (Buckinghamshire)

William Ellis, Edinburgh - tour, news of Sandwich Islands [Hawaii];

John Hands, Grantham - tour

Thaddeus Osgood, London - seeking help for poor of Canada

Algernon Wells, Coggeshall [Essex]

R Cunliffe, London - death of William Shrubsole

David Young, Perth

John Hatchard (vicar, St Adrew's Plymouth), Plymouth - offering hospitality to all missionaries whose ships call at Plymouth

George Mundy, Shelton

James Sherman, Reading

W A H [William Alers Hankey]

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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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