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Scope and Content

Letters from individual Butterfield & Swire staff members to John Swire and Sons London office. Arranged alphabetically. Includes correspondence concerning; staff movements; staff returning to Butterfield & Swire following war work; staff leave and travel expenses; references; staff health; terms of employment; return of staff to China offices; FESA (F.E.S.A.).

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File closed under Data Protection Act until 1st January 2026


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