North China,1868

Scope and Content

includes letters from:-

Dr John Dudgeon, Peking - tour

Jonathan Lees, Tientsin [Tianjin] - impact of LMS budget cuts, accounts and estimates; proposals and plan for hospital

Joseph Edkins, Peking [Beijing] - converts, one (a printer) influenced by block-cuting, a Mongol reading the New Testament; request for LMS Manchu Old Testament

James Williamson, Tientsin - usettling effect of rebels

joint printed appeal by Jonathan Lees and James Williamson, Tientsin for Tientsin LMS hospital

Conditions Governing Access


Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for North China, 1860-1898 (list G4), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note