Sumatra Factory Records and other related records of the English East India Company in Sumatra, 1763-1782

Scope and Content

Copy extracts, some typed, others in manuscript, in the hand of Dr. DK Bassett, including:

1) H. Dodwell: 'Calendar of Despatches, 1744 - 1755' (Madras Government Press, 1920), and other extracts. Ms., 9 ff., qto.

2) 'Sumatra Factory Records', vol. 13, 1763 - 1778. Ms., 34 pp., + further extracts for 1771-2, 19 ff., 13 x 20 cm

3) 'Sumatra Factory Records', vol. 15, 1772 - 1773. Ms., 80 pp., qto.

4) 'Sumatra Factory Records', vol. 15, 1772 - 1784. Ms., 64 pp., qto.

5) 'Sumatra Factory Records', vol. 30, Acheh, 1769 - 1780. Ts., 9 ff., fcp.

6) 'Home Miscellaneous Series', vol. 155. (Extract relating to Acheh, 1781. Ts., 5 ff., fcp.)

7) 'Home Miscellaneous Series', vol. 219, 1782. (A report of Henry Botham on his mission to Acheh, 17 December 1782. Ts., carbon copy, 5 ff., fcp.)

8) Footnotes to an article on Bencoolen in the eighteenth century. DKB. Ts., 6 ff., fcp.

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