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Correspondence re D.G.M. Bernard Children's Trust, 3 Dec. 1931-20 Aug. 1947

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/2/4/7

Scope and Contents

Correspondence (including extracts of letters) between the Alliance Assurance Co. Ltd, Forest Row and London; D.G.M. Bernard, Bank of England and Matheson & Co. Ltd, London; Freshfields, Leese & Munns, London; Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong; Matheson & Co. Ltd, London; and others, and related papers, regarding the Trust established for the benefit of D.G.M. Bernard's children by his marriage to Betty (née Addis): Elizabeth Piercy Bernard, Dallas Bernard and Margaret Anne Bernard. The main correspondent is D.G.M. Bernard. The ring-binder is labelled 'D.G.M. Bernard's Children's Trust'.


  • Creation: 3 Dec. 1931-20 Aug. 1947


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From the Fonds:

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1 file(s) (1 ring-binder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 29 August 2014.

Repository Details

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