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Herschel8978
From:  Sir John Herschel
To:  Charles Grant
Date:  [1836-4]
Classmark:  UCT JH Letters A1.2
Summary:  

Following up on an earlier communication, JH expresses to CG (Lord Glenelg) his views on a variety of areas, e.g., curriculum, discipline, administration, and methods of teaching for the Government Free Schools at the Cape of Good Hope.

Contributor:  John Herschel Project
Herschel3030
From:  Sir John Herschel
To:  Charles Grant
Date:  [6 March 1838]
Classmark:  unknown
Summary:  

[Writing to Charles Grant, Baron Glenelg, British Secretary of State for the Colonies], JH advises on such aspects as the administration, staffing, and the form and content of the instruction at the newly established Government Free Schools at the Cape.

Contributor:  John Herschel Project
Herschel8999
From:  Charles Grant
To:  Sir John Herschel
Date:  [2 February 1839]
Classmark:  UCT JH Letters A1.24
Summary:  

CG (Lord Glenelg) raises questions about the suitability of Mr. Train for a position teaching in the government schools at the Cape of Good Hope.

Contributor:  John Herschel Project
Herschel8388
From:  Charles Grant
To:  Sir John Herschel
Date:  [6 March 1839]
Classmark:  RS:HS 19.273
Summary:  

Would like to assist James Stewart as JH asked, but CG resigned recently as Colonial Secretary and cannot help. [JH annotation: 'Called on Lord G. [Glenelg, i.e., Charles Grant] with Js St. [James Stewart] May 1/39.']

Contributor:  John Herschel Project