Handwritten letter referring to key political events at the time such as the Longzhou Uprising. See accompanying typed document 'References to Longzhou Uprising'. The unidentified missionary 'Hugh' appears to be a missionary to China (presumed to be an unaffiliated missionary, although involved with the Emmanuel Medical Mission).
Letter to Mrs Spring (Surrey, England) from 'Hugh' (Emmanuel Hospital, Nanning, July 15th)
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- ReferenceGB 102 MS 381191
- Dates of Creation[?1929 - ?1930]
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 letter (2 double-sided pages)
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Administrative / Biographical History
Emmanuel Hospital | Edinburgh Mission (by 1932 under Bible Churchmen's Missionary Society) [Source: The History of Western Medicine in China portal: http://ulib.iupui.edu/wmicproject/]
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Donated to SOAS Library in May 2004.
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David Hails (Archivist, OMF - UK), presented the material to SOAS on behalf of Ann Spring - who in turn bequeathed the material on behalf of her late husband.