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Landale, David Fortune, 1905-1970 (businessman)

 Person

Biography

David Fortune Landale joined Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd in 1928. He was employed at Hong Kong, London, Shanghai and Tientsin before joining the Private Office at Hong Kong. He was a Director of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd, 1936-1970, and the company's Managing Director, 1945-1951. He was the son of David Landale (1868-1935) of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd and Matheson & Co. Ltd.

Found in 110 Collections and/or Records:

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Semi-official letters from Swatow to Hong Kong, 1929-1941

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/74
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Copies of semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Swatow, to Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, with enclosed letters and papers. There are also a few semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Swatow, to Jardine Matheson, Shanghai. The correspondents are B.D.F. Beith, G.H. Bowker, W.B. Cornaby, R.E. Coxon, J. Feely, M.J. Henderson, W.J. Keswick, W.H. Tindal King, D.F. Landale, E.L. McDougall, J.J. Paterson, and H.H. Tod.

Dates: 1929-1941
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Semi-official letters from Taipei to Hong Kong, 1948-1967

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/153
Scope and Contents Original semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Taipei, to Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, with enclosed letters and papers. The correspondents are A.D. Angus, I.F. Aucott, H.D.M. Barton, B.E. Bolton, D.I. Bosanquet, C.M.E. Brown, W.K. Corneck, W.A.N. Darkin, R.A. Eckford, R. Gordon, R.J. Hackman, S.R. Hawke, M.A.R. Herries, J.H. Keswick, D.F. Landale, D.W.N. Landale, D.B. Nelson, H. Sidbury, N.A.J. Spencer, G.C. Thompson and E.F. Watts. There are also some property letters and private...
Dates: 1948-1967
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Semi-official letters from Taipei to Hong Kong and Shanghai, 1929-1941

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/75
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Copies of semi-official letters from Jardine, Matheson & Co. (Taiwan) Ltd, Taipei, to Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong and Shanghai, with enclosed letters and papers. Some letters are from Taihoku, the prefecture that included Taipei. The correspondents are B.D.F. Beith, B.E. Bolton, R.E. Coxon, C. Griffin, C.S. Hayley, M.J. Henderson, J.H. Keswick, W.J. Keswick, F.P. Lachlan, H. Lachlan, D.F. Landale, J.J. Paterson and A.B. Stafford.

Dates: 1929-1941
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Semi-official letters from Tientsin to Hong Kong, 1948-1953

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/249
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Copies of semi-official letters from L.G. Frost and Alex Kidd, Jardine Matheson, Tientsin, to R. Gordon, J.H. Keswick and D.F. Landale, Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, with enclosed letters and papers.

Dates: 1948-1953
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Semi-official letters from Tokyo and Yokohama to Shanghai, 1947-1951

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/260
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Copies of semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Tokyo (mainly) and Yokohama, to Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, with enclosed letters and papers. The correspondents are D.W.J. Clark, F. Gandossi, R. Gordon, J.H. Keswick, D.F. Landale, H.H. Lennox, F.A. Pollock and M.L. Railton.

Dates: 1947-1951
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Semi-official letters from Tokyo to Hong Kong, 1949-1976

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/156
Scope and Contents Semi-official letters from Jardine, Matheson & Co. (Japan) Ltd, Tokyo, to Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, with enclosed letters and papers, including monthly agency reports and returns and minutes of meetings of the Directors of Jardine, Matheson & Co. (Japan) Ltd in Tokyo. Most of the semi-official letters are originals, but there are also some copies. The correspondents are I.F. Aucott, M.G. Barrow, H.D.M. Barton, N.J. Booker, D.I. Bosanquet, J.J.G. Brown, M.J.E. Chambers, J.V....
Dates: 1949-1976
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Semi-official letters re Sir R.W.B. Jardine's estate, 30 Jan. 1927-8 Mar. 1929

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/45
Scope and Contents The ring-binder contains a selection of original semi-official letters from B.D.F. Beith and D.G.M. Bernard, Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, to D.F. Landale, Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, regarding the Far Eastern estate of Sir R.W.B. Jardine. There are also enclosed letters and papers, including a statement of the approximate position of Sir R.W.B. Jardine's affairs as at 30 January 1927, dated Hong Kong, 14 February 1927; accounts current of Sir R.W.B. Jardine with Jardine Matheson, Hong...
Dates: 30 Jan. 1927-8 Mar. 1929
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Telephone conversations between Hong Kong and Shanghai, 1950-1951

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/E15
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Summaries of telephone conversations between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Shanghai. The main subject is trade in a wide range of commodities, including the involvement of the company's subsidiaries Ewo Breweries Ltd, Ewo Cotton Mills, Jardine Engineering Corporation Ltd and Shanghai & Hongkong Wharf Co. Ltd. Index entries for many of the staff and companies featured in the conversations are given below.

Dates: 1950-1951
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Telephone conversations of Hong Kong, 1949-1956

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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/E14
Scope and Contents Summaries of telephone conversations between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, Taipei, Tientsin and Tokyo, Matheson & Co., London, and Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd, Singapore. The files also include some copies of semi-official correspondence and notes of meetings of Heads of Departments in Hong Kong. The main subject is trade in a wide range of commodities, including the involvement of the company's subsidiaries Ewo Breweries Ltd, Ewo Cotton Mills, Jardine...
Dates: 1949-1956
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