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Letters from outside China and Japan, 1860-1879

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/D3/3

Scope and Contents

Copies (including press copies) of letters from correspondents in Europe, India, Australia and New Zealand to Jardine Matheson, Shanghai. The series is comprised of two sets of letters from Sam Mendel, Manchester (D3/3/1), and Matheson & Co., London (D3/3/2), followed by four sets of miscellaneous letters grouped by place (D3/3/3-6).


  • 1860-1879

Conditions Governing Access

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.

Access to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.


1 archive box(es) (1 box)

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Repository Details

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