Trevelyan, Sir Humphrey, 1908-1985 (Baron Trevelyan, diplomat)
Sir Humphrey Trevelyan worked in the Indian Civil Service, 1929-1947, before joining the British diplomatic service. His many diplomatic postings, included Baghdad (twice), Peking, Cairo and Moscow. He retired in 1965, but was recalled in 1967 as High Commissioner to Aden to oversee the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the region. He was appointed a life peer in 1968. He was a Director of Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 1965-1970.
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Private and confidential correspondence between Hong Kong and London and Bangkok, Calcutta, Singapore and Sydney, 1958-1971
Copies of private and confidential letters from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, to Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd, Henry Waugh Ltd, Jardine Waugh Ltd and Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd, Singapore, with enclosed letters and papers. The correspondents are D.I. Bosanquet, J.G. Curtis, H. Flint, M.A.R. Herries, J.A. Heywood, F.M.V. Johnstone, J.H. Keswick, W.J. Keswick, L.E.C. Letts, D.S. Middleditch, A. Reid, Sir H. Trevelyan and E.F. Watts.
Copies of semi-official letters from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, to Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd, Singapore, Henry Waugh (Singapore) Ltd, Jardine Waugh (Singapore) Ltd and Jardine Waugh (Malaya) Ltd, Singapore, with enclosed letters and papers. The correspondents are A.D. Angus, D.I. Bosanquet, H. Flint, D.C. Geddes, F.M.V. Johnstone, J.H. Keswick, W.J. Keswick, L.E.C. Letts, D.S. Middleditch, A. Reid, W.E.D. Smith, Sir H. Trevelyan, H.A. Waugh and E.F. Watts.