Letters and documents from Butterfield & Swire Hong Kong and Shanghai offices to John Swire and Sons London office documenting; staff arrangments for 1937; details of staff progress, transfers and promotions; details of Butterfield & Swire staff responsible for various John Swire & Sons interests including properties, China Navigation Company, Ocean Steamship Company, passengers, insurance, dockyard and outports; leave; salaries and pay scales; staff houses.
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- ReferenceGB 102 JSS/2/7/4/49/02
- Alternative Id.GB 102 JSSII 7/4/49/2
- Former ReferenceGB 102 1072 (Staff Letters No. 40)
- Dates of Creation1936
- Physical Description1 folder
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