China Navigation Company Property Letters

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Scope and Content

1 volume covering routine management up to the Japanese invasion in Dec 1941 and then from Butterfield & Swire India and Chungking [Chongqing] until October 1945 when Hong Kong and Shanghai were re-occupied and the correspondence deals with the state of China Navigation Company property retaken from the enemy and the effects of war

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Copyright is owned by John Swire & Sons, Ltd, 59 Buckingham Gate, London, SW1E 6AJ

Related Material

Related MaterialNote that for details of CNCo property administered from Shanghai for 1939-41 see JSSII 3/1-12 (Shanghai Master File)