From Shanghai

Scope and Content

Correspondence from Butterfield & Swire offices in Shanghai to John Swire and Sons London office concerning staff. Includes documents concerning; staff appointments, movements and transfers; leave; staff health and welfare; Chinese language study classes; salaries; children's allowance; high cost of living allowance; housing and accommodation; report on visit to Shanghai and inspection of their accounts department and accounting staff; interport visits and inspections.

See JSS II 7/4/59/4 for subject and name index.

Conditions Governing Access

File closed under Data Protection Act until 1st January 2029


Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

Copying for personal research purposes is permitted. Please contact the archivist for all publication requests.

Copyright is owned by John Swire & Sons, Ltd, 59 Buckingham Gate, London, SW1E 6AJ