Central China,1852

Scope and Content

includes letters from:-

Walter Medhurst, Shanghai - 10,000 copies of revised New Testament in Chinese printed and circulated

Joseph Edkins, Shanghai - half-yearly report

joint letters from Walter Medhurst and John Stronach, Shanghai

joint letter from Walter Medhurst, William Milne and John Stronach, Shanghai

Dr William Lockhart, Shanghai -

Alexander Wylie, Shanghai

William Muirhead, Shanghai

William Milne, Shanghai - half-yearly report

Mary Ann Aldersey, Ningpo [Ningbo]

controversy over the published revised New Testament translation principally with Revd Dr Boone [Bishop William J Boone]

Conditions Governing Access


Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Central China, 1843-1866 (list G5), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note