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Private letters: Amoy, 1845-1872

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/B2/1

Scope and Contents

The correspondents include William Comstock Jnr; Richard Bell Davies; Dodd and Co.; Duncan Forbes (Captain of the 'Lady Hayes', 'Folkestone' and 'Mahamoodie'); John C. Fulcher (of the 'Pathfinder'); Hawaiian Consul at Hong Kong; Robert Alexander Houstoun; David Jardine (partner, Jardine, Matheson and Co.); Joseph Jardine; William Keswick; Thomas Larkins (Captain of H.C.S. 'Marquis of Camden'); Thomas Arthur Lyon (tea inspector for Jardine, Matheson and Co.); Malcolm Anderson Macleod (junior partner, Jardine, Matheson and Co.); Captain Robert McMurdo; Alexander Wentworth Macpherson; Herbert St Leger Magniac; Donald Matheson; T. Miller; James Miln (Captain of the 'Vixed' and 'Mahamoodie'); Joseph H. Milnor; Alexander Perceval; Harvey Piper; Edmund Pye; Randall Howell Pye; Henry Smith (of Jardine, Matheson and Co., Amoy, and Elles and Co.); James Tait (Spanish Vice-Consul, Amoy); and James Whittall.


  • 1845-1872

Conditions Governing Access

The original letters are not available to readers, but microfilm copies may be ordered in the Manuscripts Reading Room - Reel 28.


104 item(s) (104 letters)

Language of Materials


The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.