Shore Staff Letters

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Correspondence between London, Hong Kong and Shanghai relating to routine staff management. Letters cover the following ares in particular: allowances, annual arrangements, leave, married allowance, evacuated wives, Nanking [Nanjing] incident, pay, passages, service conditions, wireless staff. Includes subject index


Chronological and by sending office

Conditions Governing Access


Archivist's Note


Conditions Governing Use

Copying for personal research purposes is permitted. Please contact the archivist for all publication requests.

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