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The trade routes of South China, 1898

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 63/23

Scope and Contents

'The trade routes of South China and their relation to the development of Hongkong', a paper read to the Royal Colonial Institute, 24 May 1898.


  • Creation: 1898


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Biographical / Historical

William Wenyon's background is not known.


1 folder(s) (1 folder (13 pages)) : paper

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

MSS 38

Other Finding Aids

Donald H. Simpson, ed., 'The manuscript catalogue of the library of the Royal Commonwealth Society' (London, 1975), p. 76.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The typescript was presumably presented to the R.C.I. after the lecture in 1898.


There is an abstract and report of discussion on the talk in 'Proceedings of the Royal Colonial Institute', vol. XXIX (1897-1898), pp. 277-281.


This collection level description was created by RAS using information from Donald Simpson's R.C.S. catalogue.


Wenyon, William F, fl 1898

Finding aid date

2004-01-09 10:00:39+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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