Nelson, Douglas Charles Berkeley, b 1917 (businessman)
Douglas Charles Berkeley Nelson was employed in the Stores Department of the Indo-China Steam Navigation Co. Ltd, 1939-1941. He joined the Import Department of Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd in 1946, and worked subsequently for the company's Taipei Agency. He retired in 1971.
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
Semi-official correspondence between I.F. Aucott, H.D.M. Barton, D.I. Bosanquet, I.D. Bruce, D.C. Geddes, M.A.R. Herries, G.M.R. Pearson and E.F. Watts, Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and F. Jolly (mainly) and D.B. Nelson, Jardine Matheson, Korea, with enclosed letters and papers, including monthly agency reports. The semi-official letters from Korea are originals; the semi-official letters from Hong Kong are copies.
An incomplete set of copies of semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Korea, to Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, with enclosed letters and papers, including monthly reports. The correspondents are H.D.M. Barton, D.I. Bosanquet, W.K. Corneck, R. Gordon, M.A.R. Herries; F. Jolly, D.F. Landale, A. Montgomery and D.B. Nelson.
An incomplete set of copies of semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Taipei, to Jardine Matheson, Tokyo:
1. No. 4 from [B.E. Bolton] to F.A. Pollock, 31 August 1950, with two enclosed letters.
2. Nos 3-4 from I.F. Aucott to E.F. Watts, 7 October 1952 and 6 December 1952.
3. No. 1 from B.E. Bolton to I.F. Aucott, 7 July 1955.
4. Nos 1-2 from D.B. Nelson to S.R. Hawke, both 12 June 1963.
The ring-binder is labelled 'File I'.
Summaries of telephone conversations between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Shanghai. The main subject is trade in a wide range of commodities, including the involvement of the company's subsidiaries Ewo Breweries Ltd, Ewo Cotton Mills, Jardine Engineering Corporation Ltd and Shanghai & Hongkong Wharf Co. Ltd. Index entries for many of the staff and companies featured in the conversations are given below.