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Bird, Alexander, d 1860 (British Vice-Consul at Whampoa)



  • Existence: d 1860

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Business letters: Australasia, 1824-1898

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/B6/3
Scope and Contents There are 4,827 principal letters and 47 supplementary letters. The correspondents include the following names:G.F. Agnew; Agra & Masterman's Bank Ltd; Alcock & Co.; C.J. Aldridge; John Alexander (of Gilchrist, Alexander & Co.); J. Allport; Allport & Roberts; Captain George Cobham Anderson (Marine Superintendent, Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong); Thomas Andrew; T.E. Angel; Australian Agricutural Co.J. Badcock; Henry C. Bailie; J. Baillie; A.B. Bain (of Cargill...
Dates: 1824-1898
Conditions Governing Access: The original letters are not available to readers, but microfilm copies may be ordered in the Manuscripts Reading Room - Reels 370 (letters nos 1-322), 371 (324-671), 372 (672-1056), 453 (1057-1507), 454 (1508-1847), 455 (1848-2231), 456 (2232-2559), 457 (2561-3000), 458 (3001-3393), 459 (3394-3771), 460 (3772-4410), 461 (4111-4564) and 462 (4565-4827 and S1-47). Letter no. 323 has not been microfilmed.

Private letters from Alexander Bird, Jan. 1859-Sep. 1860

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/C38
Scope and Contents

Press copies of private letters from Alexander Bird, Shanghai. There is an index at the start of the volume containing the following entries:

P.H. Benett; Mrs Bird; James Bird; John P. Fawkner; Lane, Crawford & Co.; J.W. Lewis; J.J. Meadows; J.J. Morton; Phillips, Moore & Co.; George Robertson & Sons; D. Robertson; Talbot, Devine & Co.; and John Willis.

Dates: Jan. 1859-Sep. 1860
Conditions Governing Access: Unavailable due to condition.

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