Scope and Contents
Copies of letters from J.F. Owen, Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, to Jardine, Skinner & Co., Calcutta, Agents, Hongkong Fire Insurance Co. Ltd, regarding the Hongkong Fire Insurance Co. Ltd, with a copies of a letter from Jardine, Skinner & Co. to Matheson & Co. Ltd, 30 June 1943, and of a letter from R.H. Hardman, Trading with the Enemy Department (Treasury & Board of Trade), London, to Matheson & Co. Ltd, 11 June 1942. The ring-binder is labelled 'Hongkong Fire Insurance Co. Limited and Jardine, Skinner & Company. Calcutta'.
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 https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf.
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.