Letters from Butterfield & Swire to John Swire & Sons

Scope and Content

Letters sent between Butterfield & Swire, Hong Kong and John Swire & Sons, London. The letters relate to records lost during a fire at the London office caused by bombing and detail requests for replacement records to be sent from Hong Kong to London



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