Malacca [Melaka],1838

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Samuel Dyer, Malacca - received printing equipment; hopeful of its fruitfulness; encloses specimen [Sibree: 'an epoch-making service to Chinese Typography by the introduction of metallic types']

Samuel Dyer and John Evans, Malacca - reports for six month periods; visit of Bishop of Calcutta; scholarship at Bishop's College, Calcutta awarded to John Evans' son

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Malacca, 1814-1859, (list G1), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note