Letters from Bois to Scott

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1 folder of private letters from Bois to Scott concerning China Navigation Company affairs and policy, insurance business, the Chefoo [Yantai Gang] Office (1899) , the possibility of a Lighter Company at Tientsin [Tianjin], trade and the political situation in Tientsin (summer 1900), destruction of two godowns by fire and the effects of the Boxer Uprising on trade, staff and Butterfield & Swire generally. (July 1900).

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