Macgregor, John, 1841-1893 (businessman)
- Existence: 1841 - 1893
Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
Business letters: Canton, 1814-1904
Business letters: China coast, 1825-1893
Business letters: East Indies, Siam and Malaya, 1821-1898
Business letters: Hong Kong, 1833-1905
Business letters: Kowloon, 1837-1900
The correspondents include Captain George Cobham Anderson (Marine Superintendent, Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong); Thomas Arthur; João Antonio Barretto; Robert Black (chief engineer, S.S. 'Consolation'); Hongkong & Kowloon Wharf & Godown Co. Ltd; 'Hong Kong Times'; John Macgregor; G. Mobbs (Staff Sergeant, 2/20 Regiment); A. Nelson; William Strachan (Captain of the 'Lady Hayes'); and J.H. Way (Captain of the 'Seagull').
Business letters: Macao, 1813-1898
Business letters: Nagasaki, 1859-1886
Business letters: Shanghai, 1844-1891
Business letters: unplaced, 1813-1900
Business letters: Yokohama, 1859-1892
Contract of Jardine Matheson and John Macgregor, 1869
Articles of agreement between Matheson & Co., agents of Jardine, Matheson & Co., and John Macgregor of Invergordon engaging the latter as clerk or book-keeper at Hong Kong, China or Japan for a period of five years from his arrival in China, dated London, 23 March 1869.
Extracts from business correspondence, circa 1939 (copies of originals of 1887-1939)
Typescript copies of letters regarding a wide range of business interests in China, Japan, Russia and elsewhere, 1887-1939 (mostly 1903-1911). The correspondents are John Bell-Irving, C.W. Dickson, W.J. Gresson, Sir R.W.B. Jardine, Henry Keswick, J.J. Keswick, David Landale, William Keswick, John Macgregor and C.H. Ross. There is no indication of when the folder was compiled. It is labelled on the front cover 'No 23. Extracts of interest from S/o Correspondence &c'.
Letters from Henry William Martin, 1876-1878
Copies (mostly press copies) of letters from Henry William Martin, Takasima, to Ryle Holme and John Macgregor, reporting on the progress of the Takasima mine.
Letters from Shanghai, 1862-1884
Press copies of letters from R.A. Houstoun, F.B. Johnson, J.J. Keswick, William Keswick, John Macgregor, Henry Murray, William Paterson, Edward Whittall and James Whittall, Shanghai, to correspondents in China and Japan, including partners and employees of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Many of the letters are from F.B. Johnson.
Letters to London, 1885-1888 (mostly 1888)
Private letters: Hong Kong, 1829-1886
Private letters: Shanghai, 1844-1888
Private letters to William Keswick, 6 Aug. 1886-21 Dec. 1888
Copies of letters from J.J. Keswick, 6 August 1886-10 September 1887, and John Macgregor, 17 September 1887-21 December 1888, Shanghai, to William Keswick, London. There is also a copy of a telegram from J.J. Keswick to William Keswick, 29 April 1887. The volume is labelled on the front cover '6. Aug: 1886 to 21. Dec: 1888. Private Letters to Wm Keswick London'.
Private letters: unplaced, 1806-1886
Private letters: Yokohama, 1859-1887
Semi-official letters from Shanghai to New York, 27 Jan. 1891-27 Oct. 1913
Original handwritten and typescript semi-official letters from E.F. Alford, C.E. Anton, W.J. Gresson, R. Inglis, Henry Keswick, David Landale, John Macgregor, James McKie and Herbert Smith, Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, to G.L. Montgomery, A.R. Riddle and A.D. Walker, Jardine Matheson, New York, with enclosed letters and papers, including letters exchanged between correspondents in China and between China and New York.