Batavia [Jakarta],1838

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

William Young, Batavia [Jakarta] - list of books to be sent to William J Boone [later (American) episcopalian bishop for China], US missionary; reports of work, schools, printing

Walter Medhurst, on board the George, off the Downs and in Batavia - Chinese type, Marcel le Grand, type founder (Paris); postcript by Dr William Lockhart; literary work on voyage; Lockhart's studies

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Other Finding Aids

A detailed list of Incoming Correspondence covering letters from Batavia 1814-1843 (list G1), is available for consultation in the Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note