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Letters re house properties, June 1890-Sep. 1902

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/C26

Scope and Contents

Press copies of letters from Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong. There is a name and subject index at the start of the volume containing the following entries:

Apo; Bird & Palmer; Captain Burridge; Bradley & Co.'s Compradore; Revd Charles Bone; J.R. Crooke; Colonial Secretary; Hon. W. Chatham; F. Collins; G.C. Cox; Chao Chee Mee; Chan A. Tong; Dr F.W. Clark; A.G. Cohen; Suggestions for New Chinese Houses; D.R. Crawford; C.P. Chater; Clan A. Tong; A. Chapman; Chong Moung; Colonel Collard; 'China Mail'; William Danby; S.J. David & Co.; J.K. Draly; R. Dixon; C. Danenberg; Henry Lardner Dennys; Dakin, Cruickshank & Co.; Mrs Dodd; C.W. Duggan; F.B. Deacon; 'Daily Press'; Deacon & Hastings; J. Edwards; Edye (Surgeon Captain); Electric Co.; F. Frein; J.M. Fortes; Foo Sik; Fung Ma Chun; A. Fuchs; Farmer; C.L. Gorham; Grossmann & Co.; A.P. Guterres; C.H. Grace; Harris & Co.; Hamilton; W.G. Humphreys; Mrs Hance; J.J. Heemskirk; Ho-Fook; A. Hancock; Hongkong Fire Insurance Co.; Hotz, Jacobs & Co.; A.H. Hollingsworth; Francis Innes Hazeland (Police Magistrate); S. Hancock; Jardine & Bezaar; Johnstone (Surgeon Major); Jardine, Matheson & Co.; Johnson, Stokes & Master; Jebsen & Co.; Jardine, Matheson & Co., Swatow; Kwong Hing; Leong Yu Ahsing; J. Lants; Captain Long; Captain Lethbridge; E. Loureiro; Frank Leyburn; Captain C.P. Lloyd; L. Leroux; Lin Wo; Major Long; Leigh & Orange; Land Investment Co.; W. Lysaught; Leung Yik; A.R. Marly; Colonel Mulcahy; R. Marten; S.C.C. Master; Meyer & Co.; Occupiers, Morrisson Hill; Major Mills; G.C.C. Master; A. Madar; Major Moore; Major Morris; Memo. re Houses; Mounsey & Brutton; Captain Meissel; J.S. Northcote; Lieutenant Nugent; Naval Store Keeper; E. Niedhardt; Hon. R.D. Ormsby; Palmer & Turner; H.E. Pollock; Captain Palmer; Pigot; Public Works Department; Captain Superintendent, Police; Major Prendergast; F.A. Pearson; Plague; V. Remedios; Ray & Davis; Royal Engineers; H.W. Rumcker; A.F. Remedios; Hon. Robert Murray Rumsey; W. Ramsay; Dr Rennie; N. Ranjahn; A.A. Remedios; Report on New Houses; Steam Launch Co.; H. Smith; Dr Stedman; H. Stolterfoht; J. Sutherland; Suggestions for New Chinese Houses; Sanitary Board; St John Major; Sing On; Mrs Stopani; Captain A.H. Thomas; Telephone Co.; W. Tarn; Talati & Co.; J. Ullmann & Co.; Madame Vaudelet; Captain Wilman; Water Authority; Miss Woods; Wok Seng; Whitty (Surgeon Captain); Watkins & Co.; West Terrace Property; Warren's Price List; C.E. Warren; W.H. Wickham; and Yung Kee.


  • Creation: June 1890-Sep. 1902


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson & Co. Ltd, part of the Jardine Matheson Group. A statement of the conditions and an application form are available in the Manuscripts Reading Room. Printed copies of the form are available by post (please contact the University Library). An electronic version can also be found at

Records described in the catalogue as being in a bad condition are in a fragile state that precludes them being made available to readers.

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Moderate condition, including a broken cover and spine.



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