Butterfield & Swire China and Japan

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Correspondence between John Swire & Sons, London and Butterfield & Swire, Hong Kong and Japan covering routine business matters. Letters cover the following areas in particular: trade developments with regards to Fiji and Cambodia, economy of Hong Kong, political situation in Hong Kong and China, directors' visits to the East, Eredine (launch, charters, publicity). Includes subject index

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