South China,1873

Scope and Content

includes letters from:-

Ernest Eitel (secretary/treasurer), Hong Kong - sale of Hong Kong printing office; South China committee minutes; Frederick Turner's commentary on epistles to Timothy; proposed education grants by colonial goverment; commencement of Sunday School; plan of LMS property in Hong Kong, property deeds; baptism of converts in Bazaar Chapel

James Legge, Hong Kong - appointment of James Lamont to Union Church

John Chalmers, Canton [Guangzhou] - grant in aid still needed

D R Crawford (secretary, Union Chapel), Hong Kong - minutes of annual meeting; requests LMS to select minister to succeed James Legge

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for South China, 1807-1872 (list G2), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note