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Williamson, Albert Robert, 1891-1995 (Captain)



Albert Robert Williamson joined the Indo-China Steam Navigation Co. Ltd in 1920 and was posted to the Upper Yangtze. He was appointed as the company's Marine Superintendent in 1931, and retired in 1947.

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Correspondence re history of Jardine, Matheson & Co., 1947-1997 (1947-1972 and 1982-1997)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/4/82
Scope and Contents An incomplete series of correspondence and related papers regarding the history of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd. Much of the series is concerned with the firm's archive at Cambridge University Library, including correspondence with the Library and members of the public about applications to use the papers. This material includes correspondence with and regarding Norah M. Bartlett, who was employed to work on the archive during the 1950s. There are also articles by Captain A.R. Williamson...
Dates: 1947-1997 (1947-1972 and 1982-1997)
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers. Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.