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Correspondence re West Indies Navigation Co. Ltd staff, 9 Jan. 1956-13 May 1957

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/4/1/534

Scope and Contents

A small set of copies of correspondence (including a telegram) between Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Port of Spain, Trinidad, with a blank income tax return form of Trinidad and Tobago for the year ending 31 December 1956. The subjects covered include crew members of the S.S. 'West Indian', pay and allowances and personal accident (travel) insurance.


  • Creation: 9 Jan. 1956-13 May 1957


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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

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1 file(s) (1 ring-binder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

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

Repository Details

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