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Business letters: Taiwanfoo, 1860-1901

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/B8/5

Scope and Contents

The correspondents include Peter Anderson L.R.C.P., L.R.C.S. (of Edinburgh); Bain & Co.; China Sugar Refining Co. Ltd (China Sugar Refinery Co. Ltd); James C. Elles; Elles & Co.; 'Hong Kong Times'; Robert I. Lent (Imperial Maritime Customs); John McArthur (Captain of the 'Pet', 'Despatch' and 'Australia'); McPhail & Co.; Alexander Morrison (Captain of the 'Banshee' and 'Adventure'); Alexander Perceval; Thomas Preston ('Hong Kong Times'); George M. Thompson; Alfred Roper (Captain of the 'Salamander'); Captain Thomas Sullivan; Robert Swinhoe; William H. Taylor; and James Whittall.


  • Creation: 1860-1901


Conditions Governing Access

The original letters are not available to readers, but microfilm copies may be ordered in the Manuscripts Reading Room - Reel 565.


56 item(s) (56 letters)

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Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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