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Memorial re Hwang-chuh-ke murders, 1848

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 8/3

Scope and Contents

A draft English translation by Charles Gutzlaff, 2 March 1848, of an undated memorial from Keying [Ch'i-ying] [to the Emperor Tao-Kuang] concerning the murder of British subjects by Chinese villagers at Hwang-chuh-ke, labelled in pencil 'Hwang Chuh Ke Murders'.


  • Creation: 1848


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