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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C I2 O223
TitleSharp, Rev. John
Extent28 docs.
Date1861-1878
DescriptionTelegu: Machilipatnam ('Masulipatam'), Noble High School 1862-1878 and Amalapur 1876
/1-18 Letters 1861-1863, 1865-1866, 1869-1870, 1873-1878 including:
/1 Relating to voyage: includes mention of Sir Harry Verney; describes journey from Alexandria to Suez including reference to Cairo; also brief reference to 'Essays and Reviews' 1861;
/3 Includes reference to Mrs. Ellington, also relating to Mr. Noble 1862;
/4 Includes reference to teaching French to boys from Cocanada (with several French factories); detailed account of feast of Shiva-gunga including ceremony of Juggajothi (and comment on curtailment of ceremonies because of government public works) 1862;
/5 Comments on mistakes in his annual letter for 1862 [/22] 1863;
/6A-B Detailed account of cyclone and tidal wave at night 1 Nov 1864 at Machilipatnam ('Masulipatam'); [/B copy of letter to parents 1864] [see CM 'Gleaner' Jul 1865] [p.76];
/8B Detailed particulars of death of Rev. R. Noble 1865;
/12B Copy of extract of letter to C. S. Bird with report of Noble High School 1876;
/15 Relating to difficulties of work at Amalapur; also includes reference to James Stone and J. Thornton 1876;
/16 Includes reference to W. Clayton 1877 also relating to Amalapur;

/17 Relating to Brahmin convert from Noble School 1877;
/19 Journal of tour through part of Rev. T. Y. Darling's district [Bezwara] Dec 1862: includes drawing of Vighnesvarudu and Hanumanuthudu;
/20 Report 1867;
/21 Report of two visits to Amalapuram 1874;

/22-26 Annual letters for 1862, 1867-1869, 1873 including:
/22 Includes tabular statement of 36 missionaires of Telegu mission showing their years of service 1841-1863;

/27-28 Valedictory address from masters and pupils 1870
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