Crawfurd, John, 1783-1868

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Epithet: parliamentary candidate

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Epithet: Messenger to the Great Seal

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1803 assistant surgeon in the East India Company's Bengal medical service; 1808 moved to Penang; 1811 served in Java expedition; 1811-1816 administrator in Java, including resident at the central court of the sultan of Jogjakarta; 1817 fellow of the Royal Society; 1821-1822 head of mission to Siam and Vietnam; 1823-1826 resident at Singapore; 1826 civil commissioner in Rangoon; 1826-1827 head of mission to the Burmese court at Ava; 1861 president of the Ethnological Society; 1868 president of the Straits Settlements Association.

Epithet: orientalist and colonial administrator

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referencedIn Vol. CXCII. (ff. 499). General Correspondence Jan.-20 Feb. 1758.George II of England: Correspondence of the Duke of Newcastle, Sec. of State, etc.: 1727 -1760.: Home and Diplomatic.includes:ff. 1, 331 Robert Henley, 1st Baron Henley; 1st Earl of Not... British Library
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Vol. IV (ff. i+166). 1865-1866.includes:f. 1 Tapetus Steenstrup, Swedish zoologist: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1861-1878. f. 3 Sir Clements Robert Markham, KCB; geographer: Letters to Lord Avebury: 1865-1902. ff. 5, 144, 154 Thomas Henry Huxley, scie..., 1865-1866 British Library
creatorOf SIR C. J. NAPIER PAPERS. Vol. XVII (ff. 165). Contents: 1. ff. 1-105. Correspondence with Gen. William Napier; Oct. 1848-1849. 2. ff. 106-165. Letters from Caroline Amelia Napier; 1831-1849.includes:ff. 1-105 General Sir William Francis Patrick Napie..., 1831-1849 British Library
referencedIn HUSKISSON PAPERS. Vol. XXXII (ff. 302). Papers relating (a) to the East India Company, their monopoly, etc., 1799 circ. 1830. f. 1; (b) to Ceylon, for which Huskisson was agent in England (see above), circ. 1799-1818. f. 234.George III of England: Co..., 1799-approximately 1830 British Library
referencedIn REPORTS on the Island of Java to Lieutenant-Governor Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles; circ. 1811-1815. Copies; withnotes by Captain G[odfrey] P[hipps] Baker:-1. Account of Suku and Chettock temples, by Lieut. Thomas Williams, Bengal Infantry. f. 2. 2. A..., approximately 1811-approximately 1815 British Library
creatorOf Vol. V (ff. 187). 1867-1868.includes:ff. 1, 125 William Longman, publisher: Letters, partly on his behalf, to Sir J. Lubbock: 1866-1871. f. 4 Walter Bagehot, economist: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1867-1875. f. 5 Sir William Bowman, 1st Baronet; FRS: ..., 1867-1868 British Library
referencedIn A WORK in the Javi or modern Javanese, written on one hundred and sixty-one narrow palm leaves, inclosed in wooden covers, with gilded ornaments at the ends. [12,273.]John Crawfurd: Collection of Oriental Mss. chiefly Javanese and Bugis. British Library
creatorOf John Crawfurd papers., 1821 British Library
referencedIn Vol. V (ff. 295). 1807-Feb. 1834.includes:ff. 1, 6-10, 13-16 b Charles Skinner Matthews: Correspondence with Lord Broughton: 1807-1810.f. 5 John Hudson, Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge; Vicar of Kendal 1815-1843: Letter to Lord Broughton: 18... British Library
referencedIn `Of merchants, migrants and missionaries: the many faces of imperial discourse': three papers on this theme given at a conference on `The British Encounter with indigenous peoples'., 1997 British Library
creatorOf Crawfurd, John, 1783-1868. [Papers relating to Java and other areas of East Asia, ca. 1811-1823] [microform] : [from British Library Additional Manuscripts 30353 and 33411 / John Crawfurd ... et al.]. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Letters received by Horace Hayman Wilson, orientalist, 1812-1860 British Library
referencedIn PAPERS Of John Crawfurd, F.R.S., relating to Java and the neighbouring Islands, and to his Embassy to Cochin-China; circ. l811-1823.1. " Notice sur la Cochinchine, fournie par Mr. [J. B.] Chaigneau," French Consul at Hué; 1822. Quoted from, (1828), b..., approximately 1811-1823 British Library
referencedIn Colin Mackenzie papers., 1813 British Library
referencedIn Vol. X (ff. 302). Oct. 1821-1822.Liverpool, Lancashire: Letters rel. to W. Huskisson's candidature at: 1822, 1823.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of W. Huskisson: 1820-1830.William Huskisson, statesman: Correspondence with G. Canning.... British Library
creatorOf John Crawfurd papers., 1832-1833 British Library
referencedIn Erskine Collection: papers collected by William Erskine (1773-1852), legal office holder, Bombay from 1804, Master in Equity, Recorder's Court 1820-23; Secretary and later Vice-President of the Bombay Literary Society 1805-23; oriental scholar; chief..., 1804-1841 British Library
referencedIn Raffles Collection: official, demi-official and private correspondence and papers of Sir Stamford Raffles (1781-1826), East India Company servant 1795-1824, Lieutenant-Governor of Java 1811-16, Governor of Benkulen 1818-24, founder of Singapore 1819,..., 1783-1825 British Library
referencedIn DICTIONARY in English and Javanese; by John Crawfurd, author of the History of the Indian Archipelago. Paper; XIXth cent. Quarto. [Add. 18,577.], 19th century British Library
referencedIn TuTEH NAMEH, or Tales of' a Parrot; in Persian. Octavo. [12,401 ]John Crawfurd: Collection of Oriental Mss. chiefly Javanese and Bugis.Fables: Tuteh Nameh, or tales of a Parrot: in Persian. British Library
creatorOf Vol. III (ff. 185). 1863-1864.includes:f. 1 Édouard Armand Isidore Hippolyte Lartet, French geologist: Letters to Sir J. Lubbock: 1862-1868: Fr. f. 2 Louis Lartet, son of E A I H Lartet; French geologist: Letter to J. Lubbock: 1863: Fr. ff. 3-182 pa..., 1863-1864 British Library
referencedIn Papers of 1st Earl Amherst, Governor-General of Bengal 1823-28, 1789-1835 British Library
referencedIn DICTIONARY in Javanese and English; by the same. Paper; XIXth cent. Quarto. [Add. 18,578.], 19th century British Library
referencedIn Vol. iii. (ff. 632). Home Correspondence Apr.-Oct. 1733.George II of England: Correspondence of the Duke of Newcastle, Sec. of State, etc.: 1727 -1760.: Diplomatic.includes:ff. 1, 204 John Wainwright, Baron of the Exchequer in Ireland: Letters to th... British Library
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Birth 1783-08-13

Death 1868-05-11

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