South China,1866

Scope and Content

includes letters from:-

John Chalmers, Canton [Guangzhou] - marriage of Ernest Eitel [to Mary Anne Winifred Eaton]; report of church and school work; mission property; application for furlough; publishes pamphlet 'The Ethnology of China';

Ernest Eitel, Canton - report of Poklo [Boluo] mission, with story of first martyr; persecution of Christians Joseph Mullens' deputation visit

Frederick Turner, Canton - District committee minutes

James Legge, Hong Kong - annual report including details of trip to Japan; settlement of minister (Morris) at Union Chapel

James Anderson, Hong Kong

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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