Batavia [Jakarta],1835

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Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Walter Medhurst, Batavia [Jakarta] - preparing books for China; detailed criticism of Dr Robert Morrison's Chinese Bible; value of friendship of Dutch Reformed minister Mr Lenting who may facilitate the admission of Medhurst's sucessor; report for 1835; reasons for and description of China visit.

William Young, Batavia - report of mission work during Walter Medhurst's absence.

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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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