From Shanghai

Scope and Content

Letters from Butterfield & Swire Shanghai office to John Swire and Sons London office concerning staff. Includes correspondence concerning; accommodation allowances; repatriation; repatriation of internees; staff health and illness; accident and medical insurance; inflation and high cost of living and allowances including lists of living expenses for individual members of staff; employment terms and conditions; resuming Chinese language classes for staff members; taxation. See JSSII 7/4/57/6 for name and subject index.

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File closed under Data Protection Act until 1st January 2027


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