China Navigation Company Requisition Accounts

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Letters sent from Butterfield & Swire, Bombay, to John Swire & Sons, London, regarding the requisition of China Navigation Company ships. The letters detail the costs involved, such as the repatriation of staff and maintenance and upkeep of ships, as well as agency fees.

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