Sent from John Swire and Sons London office to Butterfield and Swire offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai. Includes staff arrangments report and corresponence from London office addressing; leave; management and viability of Shanghai as an Eastern Head Office; staff movements and promotions; updates on the shipping and stores departments, book office and other company desks and outports; salaries; allowances including higher cost of living, bachelor's and children's allowances.
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- ReferenceGB 102 JSS/2/7/4/58/03
- Alternative Id.GB 102 JSSII 7/4/57/3
- Former ReferenceGB 102 Staff Letters No. 49
- Dates of Creation1947
- Physical Description1 folder
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