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Level:
file
Dates:
1862 March 4
Size:
1 item (Correspondence, 5 x 8.25 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Autograph letter signed to "My dear sir" [Sir Richard Southey], dated R. Zambesi 4 March 1862 (4 pages; not in Clendennen & Cunningham). Thanking him on behalf of his wife and himself for the letters and newspapers, reporting on the mules and his progress, or lack of it, up the Zambezi, and making disparaging remarks about the "Ladies" accompanying...

Level:
file
Dates:
1863 May 1
Size:
1 item (Correspondence, 5 x 7 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Autograph letter signed (fragment) to an unidentified recipient, dated 1 May 1853, probably written from near Linyanti (1 page). Contains instructions for supplies to be purchased at Quilimane including iron bars.

Level:
file
Dates:
1853-1863
Size:
1 item (Correspondence, 12-21 cm in envelope 25 x 38 cm)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Livingstone's autograph letters to his financial supporter James Young, including two fragments ([4] pages on 1 sheet, dated July 7, 1863, Cataracts of Shire [Malawi]; and [4] pages, undated, with caption heading "3 sheet"), and a complete, signed letter dated Cataracts, August 1, 1863 ([8] pages), with addendum "August 8, Cataracts" on page [8]. L...

Level:
file
Dates:
1863 July 7
Size:
1 item (Correspondence, 5 x 8 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Livingstone explains to Mills that he is not available to be examined by the committee now sitting.

Level:
file
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 item (Correspondence)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Written during the Zambesi Expedition. Livingstone promises that Kirk will give him news of "your paraffin candles." Pays tribute to Young for his financial support and states that Kirk is a "capital fellow."

Level:
file
Dates:
1865
Size:
2 items (Correspondence, 29 cm)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Two autograph letters written by Livingstone during his stay in England. Livingstone's letter to John Kirk ([4] pages on 1 sheet), written at Newstead Abbey, 28 February 1865, discusses Kirk's draft paper on dye-stuff (probably "On a new dye-wood of the genus Cudranea, from tropical Africa," which was published in the Journal of the Linnean Society...

Level:
file
Dates:
1865 May 12
Size:
1 item (Correspondence, 9.5 x 12.75 x 0.5 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
Level:
file
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 item (Correspondence, 5 x 8 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Autograph letter signed (fragment), date and place unidentified, commenting on a letter by R. Burton published in the Times (4 pages; accession number M97). Comments on a letter from Richard Burton, as published in The Times, which is critical of him. "I abandoned exploration almost entirely in order to devote all my energies to opening up a channe...

Level:
file
Dates:
1838 November 24
Size:
1 item (Correspondence, 7 x 6.5 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

Concerning the progress of two of his pupils, David Livingstone and Joseph Moore. David Livingstone was interviewed by the Directors of the London Missionary Society in August 1838, when they accepted him, on probation, as a potential missionary. He was sent to Rev. Richard Cecil, at Chipping Ongar in Essex to learn Latin, Greek, and Theology. Afte...

Level:
file
Dates:
1872 August 22
Size:
1 item (8 x 5 in.)
Collection ID:
SIL-CL.XXXX-0014
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

The receipt is for "seventy pounds" in addition to the "£ 30 previously paid", for "outfit &c. for the Livingstone expedition" and a "Box of Instruments belonging to Dr. L. ordered from Hilliard." Biographical note: William Oswell Livingstone took part in the 1872 expedition in search of his father.

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