North India (Bengal),1827

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

joint letter of G Herklots and J R Vos (Netherlands Missionary Society), Chinsurah - transfer of Alphonse Lacroix to LMS

Alphonse Lacroix, Chinsurah (with translation)

John Edmonds, Liverpool and Shelton (?Nottinghamshire)

George Mundy, Chinsurah - visit by deputation (Daniel Tyerman and George Bennet); death of Samuel Trawin; literary and school work

Charles Piffard (secretary), Kidderpore - minutes of Calcutta Committee; country visits; his ordination

George Gogerly, Berhampore [Baharampur]

Micaiah Hill, Berhampore- chapel building trustees

James Hill, Calcutta [Kolkata] - forwards by ship: auxiliary [BAMS] report and George Mundy's book 'Christianity and Hindooism Contrasted'; funeral sermon for Samuel Trawin; the expression 'half-caste' exceedingly offensive

P Lindeman, Warren Street, London - re passage of Miss Atkinson to India

Thomas Morley, Kidderpore

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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