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Semi-official letters from Yokohama to New York, 18 June 1896-18 Nov. 1913

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/34/2

Scope and Contents

Semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Yokohama, to Jardine Matheson, New York, with enclosed letters, telegrams and other papers. The authors include F.H. Bugbird, H.V. Henson, Herbert Irving-Bell, Henry Keswick, David Landale and W.B. Walter; the recipients include G.L. Montgomery, A.R. Riddle and A.D. Walker.


  • Creation: 18 June 1896-18 Nov. 1913


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

Access to the collection is subject to special conditions and is at the discretion of Matheson and 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

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 is generally available to documents dated up to 1969. Access to some earlier records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.


1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Fair condition, but damage by insects and some pages are partly detached from the volume.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Found among the uncatalogued material in the archive.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, June 1990.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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