Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C I2 E3/112
TitleLetter from Mortlock to Pratt: 20 July 1819: Madras
Extent1 doc.
DescriptionPrivate letter; sends greetings; Rhenius does not seem to have benefitted from Pratt's letter; "he seems too headstrong, too high-minded, too self-sufficient"; "another Mr. Fenn" would strengthen Thompson's hand in Madras; comments on conduct of Mr. Malkin of Poonamallee; Mr. Roy works well but does not "co-operate much with us" both men affected by "something in Mr. T.'s manners which does not seem to attract and win some. Whilst I say this as I am constrained to do I would bear testimony to his great work in many respects".
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