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Memorandum by Sir Charles Aitchison on 'Mysore Local Troops viz Mysore Silladar Horse' with annotations by Lewis Pelly
The memorandum, written 12 January 1872, relates to the existing military provision in the state of Mysore and the lack of need for an army for defence ...10 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/23 Date(s): 1872-1873
Letter asking if Pelly might consider permitting him to join the expedition and offering his drawing and sketching abilities as a service for it. English ...2 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/56, f 3 Date(s): 21 Jan 1865
Letter informing Captain Warner of Edwin Dawes's request to join his expedition to Riyar [Riyadh] and asking if Dawes can be spared. English Latin East ...2 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/56, f 4 2 Date(s): 22 Jan 1865
Letter informing Johnstone that he would not be able to take him to Riyath [Riyadh] and that he may have to travel very lightly or alone in order to make ...1 image in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/56, f 5v Date(s): 6 Feb 1865
Pencil note from the Royal Geographical Society enquiring whether Pelly will be able to send them his full report on his travels to Lingah [Bandar-e-Lengeh], ...2 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/67, f 8 Date(s): 1865
Papers relating to Pelly's expedition to Riyadh, including a draft of a talk given by him to to the Royal Geographical Society.
The papers relate primarily to the Royal Geographical Society who published Pelly's account of his journey to Riyadh and invited him to submit a talk to ...23 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/64 Date(s): 1864-1866
Article printed in a Bombay newspaper, and originally taken from the Bengal Hurkaru , 30 December 1865 regarding the dangers of Wahabeeism [Wahhabism] ...2 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, f 1 Date(s): 1866
Letter from Edward Weller to Pelly regarding a map for submission with an article in the Royal Geographical Society journal
Mr Weller requests that Pelly mark the places mentioned in his article on the map, encloses additional prints of the map which Pelly had requested and ...4 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, ff 2-3 Date(s): 04 Sep 1865
Letter informing Pelly that Dr Colvill's journal would not be published by the Royal Geographical Society and reassuring Pelly that Dr. Colvill had not ...4 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, ff 4-5 Date(s): 15 Aug 1865
The note states '1864-1866 Miscellaneous papers concerning Riadh trip and other papers concerning Riadh trip placed in my book containing my reports of ...2 images in record Ref: Mss Eur F126/64, f 6 Date(s): 1864-1866