Notes on Shell petrol company, Singapore and Malaya by Professor K. G. Tregonning

Scope and Content

File of research notes on the history of the early years of the Shell petrol company in Singapore and Malaya from 1892 to 1921. Includes photocopies of extracts from local newspapers including the Straits Budget and Penang Gazette. These notes were compiled by Prof. K. G. Tregonning.

Administrative / Biographical History

Professor K.G. Tregonning was at one time Raffles Professor of Southeast Asian History at the University of Malaya in Singapore.

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Acquisition Information

Purchased by J.M. Gullick and presented to SOAS Library in June 1999