Batavia [Jakarta],1836

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Walter Medhurst, London - General view of missionary work in China and the eastern archipelago [Borneo and modern Indonesia]

William Young, Batavia - help given by Rhineland missionary Baronstein; movement of American missionaries; report of work; death of Walter Medhurst's daughter, Mrs Lockwood; emperor's edict against distribution of literature; mission accounts

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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