Staff arrangements

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Letters and documents from Butterfield & Swire Hong Kong and Shanghai offices to John Swire and Sons London office documenting; staff arrangments for 1939; staff houses; details of staff progress, transfers and promotions; leave; salaries; visits of inspection to outports.

Conditions Governing Access

File closed under Data Protection Act until 1st January 2019.


Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

Copying for personal research purposes is permitted. Please contact the archivist for all publication requests.

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