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Eitel, Ernest John, 1838-1908 (historian)



  • Existence: 1838 - 1908

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Correspondence re Hayllar's exhibition of prints, circa 1882

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 36/9
Scope and Contents Correspondence between Francis Bulkeley Johnson; Ernest John Eitel; Thomas Child Hayllar; Sir John Pope-Hennessy; John Wodehouse, Earl of Kimberley; Malcolm Struan Tonnochy (Superintendent of Victoria Gaol and Acting Colonial Treasurer, Hong Kong); Arathoon Seth (Clerk of Councils, Hong Kong); Hugh Low; and others, with related statements and notices, Hong Kong, 19 September 1881-7 March 1882, concerning the accusation that Hayllar exhibited indecent prints in Lady Catherine Pope-Hennessy's...
Dates: circa 1882
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Any person wishing to consult the collection must obtain written permission from Matheson and Co. Ltd, 3 Lombard Street, London, EC3V 9AQ. Applicants may submit their request using the standard Jardine Matheson letter of application, which is available from the Manuscripts Reading Room and via the University Library web pages at They should state specifically on the form that they desire access to the Parkes Papers.

Private letters: Hong Kong, 1829-1886

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/B2/12
Scope and Contents The correspondents include Major Edward Aldrich (Royal Engineers); William Henry Alexander (Registrar, Supreme Court, Hong Kong); Harvey F. Allan; Walter E. Allum; Arbuthnot and Co.; [ ] Armstrong; Hugh Piercy Austin (of Jardine, Matheson and Co.); Bartolomeu Antonio Barretto; Charles William Barry (Captain, Royal Engineers); Thomas Bell M.D. (of Ecclefechan and S.S. 'Pekin' and S.S. 'Singapore'); John Bell-Irving; John Bowring; John Charles Bowring; William Sprott Boyd (also Thomas Podé,...
Dates: 1829-1886
Conditions Governing Access: The original letters are not available to readers, but microfilm copies may be ordered in the Manuscripts Reading Room - Reels 120 (P1-408), 121 (P409-723) and 122 (P724-1090).