Matheson, Sir Alexander, 1805-1886 (1st Baronet, merchant and banker)
Sir Alexander Matheson became a Partner of Jardine, Matheson & Co. in 1870.
Found in 55 Collections and/or Records:
A draft of the bill of sale of the 'Adventure' from Alexander Matheson of Macao and Hong Kong, executor of the late James Innes, to William Stewart, 12 September 1843.
The bill of sale of the brig 'Adventure' from Alexander Matheson, merchant, executor of James Innes of Macao, deceased, to William Stewart, partner in Jardine, Matheson & Co., 12 September 1872, with a memorandum recording the receipt of articles belonging to the vessel, 16 February 1844.
Two identical sets of undated typescript extracts from miscellaneous correspondence of partners of Jardine, Matheson & Co., November 1837-September 1856. Most of the letters are from Great Britain to Canton or Hong Kong, and were exchanged between David Jardine, Joseph Jardine, William Jardine, Andrew Johnstone, Alexander Matheson, James Matheson and Donald Matheson, but there are also letters from C.B. Skinner, Calcutta; Donald Matheson, Singapore; and James Hope Stewart, Gillenbie.
A series of numbered folders containing typescript extracts from the records of Jardine, Matheson & Co. The majority of the extracts are from letters or letter books, but there also a few extracts from memoranda, note books and other documents. Each folder begins with a contents page, and some include annotations. There is no indication of when the folders were compiled.