South China,1808

Scope and Content

includes letters by Robert Morrison from:

Macau, Canton [Guangzhou], and on board Warley Whampton including at Whampoa [Huangpu city, S Guangdong [Canton] province] (1 letter to William Morton) - living in a Chinese way; plans for dictionary and New Testament translation; studies interrupted after 3 months in Macao and 2 in Canton; William Morton with him

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence for South China, 1807-1872 (list G2), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note