Cape Colony,1898

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

John Hultzer [Johan Hultser], Hankey and Humansdorp

David Mudie, Claremont and Cape Town

Ralph Wardlaw Thompson, East London [South Africa] and in train

Frederick Kolbe, Cape Town

John Ritchie, Queenstown [Eastern Cape] and Port Elizabeth

W Arthur, Kruisfontein

John Mackenzie, Hankey and Humansdorp - enclosed plan of proposed cottages

James Pritchard (secretary, Congregational Union Church Aid and Missionary Society of South Africa), Port Elizabeth

Mrs Hepburn [née Elizabeth Reid], Wynberg

John Moffat, Mowbray and Cape Town

George Fiddes (imperial secretary), Government House, Cape Town

joint letter from the Misses Anne and Matilda Read, Philipton - enclosing memoir of James Read (junior)

George Ferguson, Uitenhage

Mark Wilson, Peelton

Mrs Mackenzie [née Ellen Douglas], Hankey

Charles Slater, Kruisfontein

Cullen Reed, Hankey

William Dower, Kokstad

Access Information


Other Finding Aids

Detailed lists for incoming correspondence from Southern Africa, 1797-1899 (lists E6 & E7), are available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library. Includes detailed precis of letters up to 1866.

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