Scope and Content

includes letters from:

jointly from Samuel Dyer and John Stronach, Singapore - proposed meeting of Ultra Ganges missionaries in Hong Kong to discuss future work in China; report on mission work and printing in Singapore

Benjamin Keasberry, Singapore - journal extracts; work among Malays needs to be continued even if other missionaries move to China

Samuel Dyer, John & Alexander Stronach and James Legge report meeting, Singapore, discussing move to China

Samuel Dyer, Hong Kong - ditto

William Young, Singapore - in charge of 'Chinese department' while others in Hong Kong; his candidacy; supporting letter from 3 missionaries.

John & Alexander Stronach, Singapore - account of Samuel Dyer's illness and death in Macao

Maria Dyer, Singapore - following her husband's death, proposes to remain as a single LMS missionary

copies of letters previously written by late Samuel Dyer concerning proposal to employ A North, ABCFM's printer

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Other Finding Aids

Detailed lists of the incoming correspondence contained in each folder of Singapore, Boxes 1 and 2 are to be found in the respective folders

Archivist's Note