Shore Staff Letters

Scope and Content

Correspondence between John Swire & Sons, London, and Butterfield & Swire, Hong Kong and Shanghai relating to routine staff management and issues relating to individual members of staff. The letters cover the following areas in particular: increases in pay, promotions, health issues, conditions of service, discipline, leave and pensions. Includes index


Chronological by sending office

Conditions Governing Access


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