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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)CMS/B/OMS/C I1 O88
TitleDeerr, Rev. William James
Extent49 docs.
Date1820-1845
DescriptionBurdwan and Culna 1820-1825; Calcutta 1826-1827; Burdwan 1828-1831; Krishnagur 1832; Germany 1834; Krishnagur 1835-1842; Germany 1843-1845
/1-14 Letters 1820-1821, 1827, 1829, 1834-1836, 1841-1843, 1845 including:
/2 Includes reference to schools and teaching methods 1820;
/6 Includes reference to Metzger 1834;

/15-30 Letters to secretary of Corresponding Committee 1820, 1822, 1825-1832 including:
/17A-B Relate to fiancee Miss Mary White 1825;

/31-44 Journal extracts: 1827-1838: 20 Jun - 1 Jul, Oct, Dec 1827; Feb-Mar, May, Jul-Aug 1828; Aug 1832; Apr-Jun 1835; Jan-Feb 1837; Nov - 4 Dec 1838; /44 is printed copy of /42 and also includes part of report of 17th annual meeting of Calcutta Bible Association 1829 [pp.91-94 of a magazine];

/45 Report of Culna 1831;
/46 General information relating to Burdwan and Culna 1829;
/47 Narrative of a journey from Burdwan to Bisenpore, Bancoora and coal mines [of Alexander & Co.] in Feb 1831;
/48 Note from Louisa White [sister of Mary] relating to payment of school bills for Deerr's children 1836;
/49 Letter from J. W. Colquhoun, Calcutta to Gideon Colquhoun, 8 Old Jewry, London, relating to booking passage to India for Deerr's daughter 1841
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