North India (Bengal),1825

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Micaiah Hill, Berhampore [Baharampur] - work among soldiers

Mary Hill, Berhampore

George Gogerly, Calcutta [Kolkata] - needs of mission; printing press; sends curios; Bethel Society

H Bayley - inspection of schools

George Mundy, Chinsurah - report on Indian schools; re Dutch settlement and British government plan for dissenting chapel

H H Wilson, Calcutta - schools inspection

John Edmonds, Chinsurah - Scripture forbidden in government schools; method of Christian teaching; Settlement Church; Eurasians

James Hill, Calcutta - work among half-castes; curios

Samuel Trawin, Kidderpore - conversions; Suttee's effects; baptisms and enquiriers; cholera

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Bengal, 1800-1838 (list F1), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note