North India (United Provinces),1838

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Robert Mather, Benares [Varanasi] and Mirzapur - describes Mirzapur 'trading city'; famine orphans

joint letter from William Buyers and John Shurman, Benares - Robert Mather's move to Mirzapur; question of English chapel; Urdu New Testament printed

William Lyon, Benares - English preaching; schools

William Buyers, Benares - report of work and property; auxiliary formed

John Shurman, Benares - report of work

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for Bengal, 1820-1865 (list F7), is available for consultation upon request in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note