East India Company Factory Records - Sumatra Factory Records. V.1-162; (1685 - 1825)
This collection consists of the Trading Post Records for Sumatra between 1685 and 1825. It is largely made up of
correspondence and reports sent between the Factory on Sumatra and its Directors in London.
The records of the individual factories consist mainly of consultations (records of administrative decisions and of correspondence), diaries (records of daily activities), letters received, copies of letters sent and collections of papers on particular subjects.
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