Batavia [Jakarta],1827

Scope and Content

includes letters from Walter Medhurst, Batavia [Jakarta]

- visits to Samarang [Semarang], Sourabaya [Surabaya] and inland; transcription of Japanese dictionaries for use in Japanese Scripture work; Mrs Medhurst's sister, Sophia Martin, working in schools; feast for hungry ghosts at Buitenzorg; his work there one month.

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence covering letters from Batavia 1814-1843 (list G1), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

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