Jardine, Sir Robert, 1825-1905 (1st Baronet, merchant and politician)
Sir Robert Jardine was a Partner of Jardine, Matheson & Co. and Matheson & Co.
Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:
A memorandum of agreement of Sir Robert Jardine and others for the admittance of Henry Keswick, David Landale and William Arthur Carruthers Cruickshank as partners of Jardine, Matheson & Co. and for the payment of an annuity to Sir Robert Jardine and his successor or successors, 1904.
The correspondents include Captain George Cobham Anderson (Marine Superintendent, Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong); Robert Calver Crawford (Captain of the 'Mahamoodie'); A.D. Dobie; Sir Robert Jardine, 1st Baronet; J. Mitchell (3rd Officer of the 'Mahamoodie'); and J.C. Saunders.
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'.
An exercise book containing the lease account of the Hunt's Wharf Property, Hong Kong, for the period April 1873-April 1884, dated Hong Kong, 30 April 1884. Loose with the book is a copy of an entry from another volume made on 30 April 1877 transferring Hunt's Wharf from Robert Jardine's property account, with a note at the end dated 8 January 1878.
A manuscript letter from F.B. Johnson, Shanghai, to R. Jardine, London, 28 August 1875, regarding property at Shanghai and other matters, and enclosing a letter from Fred H. Bell, Shanghai, to Jardine, Matheson & Co., 24 August 1875, regarding the transfer of Lockhart's Hospital Lot to the firm. The envelope is numbered 9, and labelled 'Property at Shanghai: letter from Mr F.B. Johnson, 28 Aug 1875'.