Native Staff Letters

Scope and Content

Correspondence between John Swire & Sons, London and Butterfield and Swire in the East regarding routine staff management, issues relating to individual staff and, in particular, issues relating to staff pay and the reorganisation of staff in Japan. Other areas covered include: accounts; agents at out-ports; reorganisation at Changsha; compradores; Godown claims and bonus fund; roeorganisation at Hankow [Hankou]; Hong Kong reorganisation and Godowns; long service fund; embezzlement; CC Roberts reports; reorganisation at Shanghai; compradores in Swatow [Shantou]

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