Alfred Holt & Co Letters

Scope and Content

Correspondence between the two firms and their directors on general business and Far Eastern and London shipping politics. Particularly interesting being letter No 20a from Cripps, Liverpool outlining his business and management philosophy. Also new system of correspondence directly between Holt's and Butterfield & Swire in the East on the market in China and issues of common interest

Access Information

Open

Other Finding Aids

Paper handlist available

Archivist's Note

Catalogued

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