National Archives of India
Foreign Pol Dept. 5 Mar 1824 No. 48 - Letter from T S Raffles to G Swinton, Secretary to the Government, Fort William, reporting on J Crawfurd's appointment as Resident of Singapore. Includes observations by Raffles on the various instructions he gave to Crawfurd concerning the administration of the Settlement. Topics covered include the following: 1) Accounts; 2) Establishments; 3) Local administration; 4) Allotment of land; 5) Arrangements with Sultan and Tumongong; and 6) Political developments in the Malay States.
7 Jun 1823 - 5 Mar 1824
NAB 1668
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