From Shanghai

Scope and Content

Letters and papers sent from Butterfield & Swire Shanghai office to John Swire and Sons London office concerning staff. Includes letters documenting; staff appointments, transfers and vacancies; salaries; staff health; employee fraud at the Taikoo Sugar Refinery; leave; staff housing; cost of living; profit sharing

File has been indexed by surname and subject (see Staff File Index JSSII 7/4/46/1).

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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