John Swire & Sons `P' China

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Volume of correspondence between London, Hong Kong, and Shanghai relating to sundry matters in China with regards to the management of interests there (China Navigation Company, Swire & Maclaine and the Taikoo Dockyard and Engineering Company). Letters cover the following areas in particular: Australian trade, proposed sale of ships, costs and earnings, Java trade, Duro, finance, restrictions with regards to transfer of articles of association, Hong Kong & Whampoa Dockyard, proposed revisions to the pool agreement, shareholding



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