Correspondence between John Swire & Sons, Ltd London and Butterfield and Swire, Hong Kong and Japan covering routine business matters. Letters cover the following areas in particular: political situation in Formosa [Taiwan], business in Japan, Hong Kong Goverment, trade and Butterfield & Swire representation in Korea, Ocean Steamship Company. Includes subject index.
Butterfield & Swire China and Japan
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- ReferenceGB 102 JSS/2/2/30a
- Alternative Id.GB 102 JSSII 2/30
- Former ReferenceGB 102 BS 1292
- Dates of CreationJuly - December 1955
- Language of MaterialEnglish
Scope and Content
Letters are arranged chronologically by sending office.
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Copyright is owned by John Swire & Sons, Ltd, 59 Buckingham Gate, London, SW1E 6AJ