Butterfield & Swire China and Japan

Scope and Content

Routine management and general affairs, also covering the political situation as it affects Swire's in the Yangtze region - including copies of letters from ports on the river to Butterfield & Swire Shanghai (from Shanghai). From Hong Kong re local politics including the building of the War Memorial Hospital

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Paper handlist available

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