Letters from Scott and Lang

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2 folders of letters from Scott (to September 1885) and Lang concerning outports trade, property and staff, the opening of Butterfield & Swire Tientsin [Tianjin] and new steamers for the Tientsin route, the Australian line, and agreements with Jardine Matheson & Co, China Merchants Company, Russell & Company and McBains.

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Related Material

Related MaterialFor additional letters for 1884 see JSSI 3/2