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Box 6


Contains 16 Collections and/or Records:

Rachel C. Hanbury, 1838-39.

 Item — Box: 6
Scope and Contents Most letters sent while she was at Egerton, nursing her father. Primarily family news.
Dates: 1838-39.

Letter Books, 1860-70

 Item — Box: 6
Scope and Contents Copies of correspondence with Thomas Hanbury in Shanghai, other sons, Barclay and Daniel, relatives, and business connections. The greatest number of letters were sent to Thomas and include interesting discussions about China trade and current events in the Far East.
Dates: 1860-70

Correspondence, 1785, 1823-83

 Sub-Series — Box: 6
Scope and Contents Correspondence mostly concerns family affairs, with comments on current events and politics. Some of the letters are addressed jointly to DBH and Rachel Hanbury, and a few to Rachel alone.