Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 9/11
Scope and Contents
'Colquhoun's Expedition through Southern China to Burmah, Sketch of Proposed Route': a map, commentary and title panel by Charles Wahab, mounted on one sheet and labelled 'Copy for Sir Henry Parkes. 9 January 1882' and 'Please return A.R.C. [Archibald Ross Colquhoun] 1.2.82'. The map shows Colquhoun's proposed route, along with those of William John Gill (1879), the Revd James McCarthy (1878), Augustus Raymond Margary (1875), Jean Dupuis (1869), Marie Joseph François Garnier (1868) and...
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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 https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf. They should state specifically on the form that they desire access to the Parkes Papers.