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Keswick, William, 1834-1912 (merchant)



William Keswick was a Director of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd, 1906-1912.

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Private letters from J.J. Keswick, Sep. 1880-Oct. 1880

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/C39
Scope and Contents

The volume contains press copies of private letters from J.J. Keswick, Nagasaki and Shanghai, concerning the Takasima Colliery, Japan. Most of the letters are addressed to William Keswick, Hong Kong, but there are also letters to Kojima Riotaro, agent for Goto Shojiro, Nagasaki, and to C.F. Hooper, Nagasaki. Only pages 1-32 of the volume have been used.

Dates: Sep. 1880-Oct. 1880
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.

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  • Subject: Shanghai X
  • Subject: Nagasaki X

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