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Correspondence re Matheson, Bosanquet & Co. Ltd staff terms, Oct. 1951-Jan. 1957

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/4/1/327

Scope and Contents

Correspondence (including telegrams) between Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, and Bosanquet & Skrine Ltd, Colombo, Jardine Henderson Ltd, Calcutta, Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, Matheson, Bosanquet & Co. Ltd, Cochin and Coonoor, and others; some correspondence between Matheson, Bosanquet & Co. Ltd and other correspondents, including Bosanquet & Skrine Ltd; and related letters and papers, including a statement of the terms of engagement of staff of the Estates & Agency Co. Ltd, 1 October 1951.

The file contains material regarding general staff employment issues, as well as specific members of staff, including W.W. Berry, J.C. Bowie, A.C.W. Hunter, H.S. Jackson, P.S.M. Molyneux and James White. The correspondence is comprised of original letters to Matheson & Co. Ltd and copies of other letters. The original label to the file (which was damaged, and has not been retained) read 'Staff [Terms] - Matheson, Bosanquet & Co., Ltd. File I'.


  • Creation: Oct. 1951-Jan. 1957


Conditions Governing Access

This material is closed to researchers until 2032 under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.


1 file(s) (1 ring-binder)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 6 March 2018.


Closed for 80 years from the date of creation of the file (1951).

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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