Scope and Content

includes letters from:

Claudius Thomsen, Singapore - state of Chinese and Malay missions and need for more workers; list of language groups in Singapore district for whom New Testament had been or was being translated; request for Miss Martin (Singapore) be engaged as an LMS missionary

John Smith, London - his health; Dutch assistant suggested for Malacca [Melaka]

Jacob Tomlin, Bangkok - missionary tour through Java with Walter Medhurst; work among Chinese boat people; schools for Malay and Chinese girls; distribution of medicines; joint plea with Robert Burn vindicating Claudius Thomsen's character and request he continue in LMS

Messrs Guthrie and Clark (attorney)

Conditions Governing Access


Other Finding Aids

Detailed lists of the incoming correspondence contained in each folder of Singapore, Boxes 1 and 2 are to be found in the respective folders

Archivist's Note