Batavia [Jakarta],1839

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Walter Medhurst, Batavia [Jakarta] - difficulty of teaching Chinese children; starting boarding school; Parapattan orphanage; printing type; article in Chinese; mission accounts; chapel enlarged; report ofschools and printing

William Young, Batavia - health improving; his life in Macao; Dr William Lockhart's hospital open

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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.

Archivist's Note