Macgregor, John, 1841-1893 (businessman)
- Existence: 1841 - 1893
Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:
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').
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.
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'.
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.
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.
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'.
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.