Letters from Mackintosh and Scott

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2 folders of private and official letters from Mackintosh (Jul 1884-Feb 1886) and Scott covering Taikoo Sugar Refinery development, competition with Jardine Matheson & Company the Australian line and local business affairs and gossip, particularly regarding Keswick of Jardine Matheson & Company and in 1886 approaches to Keswick for an agreement between the two firms and the problem of dealings with Tienstsin Lighter Company at Tientsin [Tianjin]

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Related MaterialFor letters from JSS to Gamwell during his visit to the East Feb-June 1884 see JSSI 3/2