Singapore,1850

Scope and Content

a letter from:

Benjamin Keasberry (Singapore) - since the LMS has definitely decided to relinquich Singapore he plans to depend on subscriptions and 'by laboring with my own hands'; 2 female converts; grateful to Directors for permisson to continue using the mission property, but the mission house is a ruin; he converted the old chapel to printing and bookbinding and requests money for printer to complete 2,000 of a new New Testament edition; has moved family and school to a hill 3 miles distant; wishes to retain LMS sympathy and interest though no longer their agent.

Conditions Governing Access

Open

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

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