John Swire & Sons `P' China

Scope and Content

Correspondence between John Swire & Sons (mostly AC Swire) and Butterfield & Swire, Hong Kong covering various matters affecting business in the East such as: immigration; Board meetings with Hong Kong Bank; refugees; Hong Kong politics; staffing issues; future of Hong Kong.


Chronological by sender

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Paper handlist available

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