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Private letters: Africa, 1813-1838

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/B1/1

Scope and Contents

Letters from Africa and the surrounding islands. The correspondents include William Jardine; (Nicholas) James Sutherland Matheson (also 'Santiago Thomasen', pseudonym); Thomas Charles Pattle; Alexander Shank (of T. Beale & Co., China); John Shaw (barrister; eldest son of Thomas Shaw, late of Bengal); and S. Solomon.


  • Creation: 1813-1838


Conditions Governing Access

The original letters are not available to readers, but microfilm copies may be ordered in the Manuscripts Reading Room - Reel 58.


8 item(s) (8 letters)

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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