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Correspondence re tea exports from Calcutta, 5 Apr. 1960-21 Apr. 1960

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/I21/4/3/32

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and other papers regarding Matheson & Co. Ltd's tea exports from Calcutta: copies of correspondence between Matheson & Co. Ltd and J.D.K. Brown and J.V. Jardine Paterson, Jardine Henderson Ltd, Calcutta, and Sir J.D.K. Brown, Fife; a memorandum on 'Shipments from Calcutta in the name of Baldeoram and Saligram', 19 April 1960, comprised of copies of cables and letters, mainly between Matheson & Co. Ltd and Jardine Henderson Ltd; and related papers. The folder is labelled 'M. & Co's Tea Exports from Calcutta [For Sir George MacKinlay.]'.


  • 5 Apr. 1960-21 Apr. 1960

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

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1 folder(s) (1 folder)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 23 October 2012.


Repository Details

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