South China,1862

Scope and Content

includes letters from:-

joint letter from John Chalmers and Frederick Turner, Canton [Guangzhou] - financial statement; news of mission and missionaries

Dr J R Carmichael, Hong Kong - his work at hospital, surmounting initial difficulties

John Chalmers, Canton - birth of a son;

Frederick Turner, Canton - troubles in church; requests grant from LMS for needy American missionaries

James Legge, Hong Kong - property sale, cost of additional mission premises

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for South China, 1807-1872 (list G2), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note