Walter Medhurst (head and shoulders)

Scope and Content

Black and white photograph, 30cm x 38cm. Note on reverse reads: "Enlarged by Reginald Haines, 4 Southampton Row, WC".

Administrative / Biographical History

Walter Henry Medhurst (1796-1857) served with the London Missionary Society as a printer and missionary in China, 1816-1857.

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Archivist's Note


Custodial History

Image held as part of the LMS Museum (inventory item 174) before being transferred to SOAS Library in January 2008.