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Power of attorney of Edward Fischer, 1872

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/F17/167

Scope and Contents

A power of attorney granted by Edward Fischer of Hiogo, Japan, merchant, to James Whittall of Victoria, Hong Kong, merchant, to act for and represent him as administrator to the estate and effects of his late father, Maximilian Fischer, late of Hong Kong and Macao, dated Hong Kong, 28 September 1872.


  • Creation: 1872


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