South China,1815

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Robert Morrison, Canton [Guangzhou] and Macau - diary extracts; Bengal government print his Chinese grammar; confession of faith and baptism of Tsae A Ko; supports William Milne's move where he can preach freely; giving up his translation work for East India Company; sending printing press to William Milne

Kow Mow Ho - translation by Robert Morrison of Ko's reply to LMS directors' letter

Sir George Staunton, Canton

Conditions Governing Access


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