Shore Staff Letters

Scope and Content

Correspondence between John Swire & Sons, London, and Butterfield & Swire Hong Kong and Shanghai relating to routine staff management and covering issues relating to individual members of staff. Letters cover the following areas in particular: leave, local allowances, pay, provident fund, repatriation, superintendent staff. Includes subject index


Chronological by sending office

Conditions Governing Access

File closed under the Data Protection Act until 1st January 2024


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