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Power of attorney of James Whittall, 1877

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/F17/173

Scope and Contents

An envelope containing a power of attorney granted by James Whittall of Sydenham Hill to Herbert St Leger Magniac of Hong Kong to manage his shares in the China Fire Insurance Company Limited, 20 April 1877.


  • Creation: 1877


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