Home Extra,1838

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

minutes of LMS ship committee - resolved to purchase Camden if sound

Walter Medhurst, Hackney [London] - plea for missionary ship for China; purposes of China mission; expenses; requests for financial help

Ann Hamilton, South Africa - plea for financial help

E Trafford, Derby - allocation of gifts originally intended for Walter Medhurst's China ship scheme (written on printed leaflet in E Trafford's name for Society for superseding the use of climbing boys

John Paterson, Edinburgh - requests contribution to Edinburgh Magazine

Conditions Governing Access


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.

Archivist's Note