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Correspondence in connection with letters from Shanghai, Feb. 1922-Apr. 1922

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/42/19

Scope and Contents

Copies of enclosures with semi-official letters nos 222-233 from Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, to Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, of 3 February 1922-12 April 1922.

There is an index at the beginning of the ring-binder containing the following entries:

A: J.T. Asquith; Associated British Machine Tool Makers Ltd; G.S. Aveyard; R.M. Austin; Accounts; Accountants; Allan.

B: British & Chinese Corporation; Bristles; William Beardmore & Co.; C.W. Beswick; J. Barr; Board of War; Beith, Stevenson & Co.; Bethall Bros; Ian Beith; C.C. Boyd; B.D.F. Beith; A.S.A. Bishop; Brunner, Mond & Co.

C: Correspondence; N.R. Corke; Chungking; Canton Insurance Office; Chesnutt, Cooper & Co.; Commission; Compradores; China Produce; Chengtu; Chee Ming Company; Copper; China Sugar Refinery; G.K. Chatham; L. Camera; J. Cockin; Cotton; R.D.K. Curling; E.B. Clarke; Chinese Labour; Chinese Exchequer Bonds; Chabrières, Morel et Cie.

D: W.S. Dupree; W. Divens; G.F. Duddridge.

E: J.P.B. Eastwood; Ewo Yu Shipping Co.; Engineering; Exchange; Ewo Cotton Mills Ltd; E.C. Emmett; Ellerman Line; D.L. Evamy; Exports; English Electric Co. Ltd; Ewo Filature; Egg Factory; Ewo Cold Storage Co.

F: Finance; Funds; H.B. Faers; G.P. Forster; William Ford; J. Feely.

G: W. Galloway; Thibetan Goatskins; General Paragraph; German Agencies; A.E. Greenland; John S. Green; Gregory & Sons; Glen Line; F. Gandossi.

H: Hankow; Harbin; Hooper; Horsehair; T.S. Hoey; Hessians; Hunan Light & Power Co.; C. Hodgson.

I: Ichang; Insurance; Indo-China Steam Navigation Co.

J: G.M. Jameson; Sir R.W.B. Jardine; Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd; E.A. Jenkinson.

K: L.G.M. Kidd; Mr Kaddoorie; Kiukiang.

L: V.H. Lanning; Letters of Credit; A.H. Leslie; L. Laurence; H.H. Lennox; W.H. Leslie.

M: G.E.R. Mayell; J. McGuffog; D. Macintosh; J.C. Manly; Allan Morfey; J. McCaig; Metropolitan Waggon Co.; G.M. Munro; D.R. Mackenzie; H.S. Martin; A. Murdoch; A.H. Mangold; Mr Middleton; Matheson & Co. Ltd.

N: Nanking Ferry; Newchwang; R.M. Nash; New York.

O: J.F. Owen; Orenstein & Koppel; R. O'Brien.

P: H.K. Peters; E.C. Peters; Peking; R.J. Paterson; J.J. Paterson; Property; Piece Goods; Portal Paper Manufacturers; T.U. Parkinson; Peking Tramway; S.H. Peek; Pilferage; R. Plattner; Colonel Pottinger; G. Purton; Pacific Marine Insurance Corporation.

R: Canton-Hankow Railway; Chinese Central Railways; Shanghai-Hangchow-Ningpo Railway; Peking-Hankow Railway; Tientsin-Pukow Railway; Peking-Suiyuan Railway; Shanghai-Nanking Railway; Tze-Liu-Ching Railway; Peking-Mukden Railway; Reiss Brothers; Alexander Rae; W.B. Rigden; W.W.G. Ross; R.A. Russell; Russian/Chinese Question; C.H. Rolfe; A.R. Riddle.

S: Captain Scurr; Stucken & Co.; Seamen's Strike; Silk; Shanghai & Hongkew Wharf; Shirokiya Stores, Tokio; Leo P.J. Smith; Staff; Shares; Strawbraid; H.L.N. Snow; G.W. Sheppard; Mr Schusterovitch; A.E. Smith; F.W. Selby; A.M. Scott-Morris

T: J.J. Turnbull; Tientsin; Tea; A.S.B. Tull; Tsingtao; J.C. Taylor; C.T. Tod; D.G. Talbot; C.B. Tweedy; C.R.W. Thomson.

W: Mr Wei; E.C. Wong; C.B. Wortley.

Y: Yangtsze Pool; Yarn.


  • Creation: Feb. 1922-Apr. 1922


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 file(s) (1 ring-binder)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, October 2010.

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