Straits Settlements
AA11: Singapore: Letters to Governor
Straits Settlements Record
These are letters and reports written from Singapore to the Governor in 1840, mostly from the Resident Councillor.
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Transcribed by Richard Edward Hale, Sharon Chong, G Chow, Lai Huishan Linette, Nur, Lee Yuh Mei, Lee Hwee Lian, Vandana Aggarwal, Sandy Wang, Lai Peng, A Huang, Ho Chak Loon, Xin Wei Thow, Juniper Chew, Liping Chan, A Tan, Akshata Ramchandra Patkar, Jiang Jiahui, Li Shyen, Nikko Inu, Tan Zi Yang Joshua, Angeline Lee, Fong Poh San, Margaret Pringle, Ravi P, Wee Liang Qi Jocelyn, Aisyah Binti Hamid, Cheng Yi Meng, Faustina Lim, Gerda Huang, Jack Tsen-Ta Lee, Joyce Yip, Kit Geok Kam, Koh Angela, Koh Xing, Machteld Spek, Mohamed Fairoz, Nazeerah Gopaul, Sammy Leo, Srinivasan Thanikachalam, Tan Bonny Muliani, Tan Yun Xian, Wong Edna and Yit Chin Chuan via the Citizen Archivist Portal.  The transcriptions provided are the best effort done by our volunteers through the Citizen Archivist Project (  We seek your understanding that there may be some errors and omissions.  Please alert us to such discrepancies so that we can continually improve the quality of our records.  We also welcome you to partner us to transcribe our records so that they can be beneficial to other users.
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