Paterson, William, 1842-1914 (merchant)
William Paterson was a Partner of Jardine, Matheson & Co., 1875-1887.
Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:
The correspondents include Harry Macdonald Becher; W. Nelson Lovatt (Commissioner of Customs, Fusan); James Morrison (Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers); William Paterson (partner, Jardine, Matheson & Co.); and F.A. Velschow.
Letters from Paul Georg von Möllendorff (Vice-President of Korean Foreign Office) to William Paterson (partner, Jardine, Matheson & Co.), 5 October 1883; Chesney Duncan to Paterson, 18 February 1884; and W. Nelson Lovatt to James Johnstone Keswick, 1 August 1884.
Letters from William H. Gubbins (Jardine, Matheson & Co.) to William Paterson (partner, Jardine, Matheson & Co.). The letters do not give the exact place of origin.
The accounts are docketed as copies of the cash books of G.H. Styan and William Patterson.
Manuscript originals and press copies of correspondence of John Bell-Irving, Sir Robert Jardine, William Keswick, William Paterson and Herbert Smith, with related documents, including a few telegrams. The envelope is numbered 50, and lists the subject matter as 'allocations of shares in JM & Co. Retirement of William Paterson promotion of Herbert Smith + James Bell-Irving'.