South China,1872

Scope and Content

includes letters from:-

Ernest Eitel (secretary/treasurer), Hong Kong - persecution of Christians at Poklo [Boluo]; Wong Shing going to USA; correspondence with British consul re persecution of Chinese Christians; committee minutes; future of printing office

James Legge, Hong Kong - sketch of life of Tsun Sheen, Chinese evangelist

D R Crawford (secretary, Union Chapel), Hong Kong - minutes of annual meeting; requests LMS to select minister to succeed James Legge

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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