Home Extra (Box 2),1817

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Lascar and Chinese Committee, London - report

David Bogue, Gosport

G B Lee, London to the Earl of Bathurst [Henry Bathurst, 3rd Earl Bathurst, secretary of state for war and colonies] request free passage for John Gyles to Port Jackson [Sydney]

Stephen Laidler, Gosport - declines appointment to Madagascar

Thomas Jones, Syrior (Denbighshire) [Wales] - distressed at variant views on redemption

Alexander Waugh, London - deputations

notes of Southern Committee (Africa)

points referred by Missionary Society directors to deputation to Africa

draft by G B Lee of letter on behalf of directors to Aberdeen church re departure of John Philip for Africa

William Taylor (vice-chancellor), Glasgow University - diploma of Robert Morrison's doctorate (in Latin)

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Other Finding Aids

Detailed hand-lists available at the School of Oriental and African Studies for 1800-1899 in document boxes kept in archive storage, Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

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