Native Staff Letters

Scope and Content

Correspondence between John Swire & Sons, London and Butterfield & Swire in the East regarding routine management of staff in the East and issues relating to individual memebers of staff. The letters cover the following areas in particular: service agreements; service conditions; compradores; organization of staff; pay; Chinese crews; seamen's unions; wireless operators. Includes a copy of the regulations for the Japanese staff Long Service Fund/ Inlcudes index

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