Butterfield & Swire China and Japan

Scope and Content

Routine management of Butterfield & Swire and Insurance Agency, also re riots, strikes and general political situation as it affected business in Hong Kong and Shanghai. From Japan regarding Ocean Steamship Company affairs and Trans-Pacific trade

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