Amboyna [Ambon],1820

Scope and Content

includes letters from Amboina [Ambon] by:

Joseph Kam - report of journey to islands and work there; collaboration with Dutch missionaries; progress with printing; some curiosities for the missionary museum; importance of Amboina as centre of spice trade for Moluccas [Maluku]; birth of a son; need of printing types; started on a catechism in local language.

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Other Finding Aids

Hand-written lists of Incoming Correspondence for each year up to 1824 are contained in the Box

Archivist's Note