Home Extra,1837

Scope and Content

includes letters from:

William Alers Hankey, London - appeal to support Morrison Library fund, with details thereof; speech at reception of Madagascar Embassy

J R Pattison, Launceston [Cornwall] to Walter Medhurst - prompted by loss of the barque Charles Eaton, urges mission to Torres Straits

Walter Medhurst, Hackney [London] - covering letter to appeal to send medical missionaries to China; description of emperor's recovery; expenses

David Griffiths, London - urges promotion of LMS in South Wales; offers to correct Malagasy Bible translations

Joseph Freeman, Congregational Library [London] - resignation as missionary

minutes of LMS publications committee

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Other Finding Aids

Detailed hand-lists available at the School of Oriental and African Studies for 1800-1899 in document boxes kept in archive storage, Special Collections Reading Room, SOAS Library.

Archivist's Note