Semi-official letters from Bombay and Calcutta to London, 1941-1946
Scope and Contents
Copies of semi-official letters from Jardine, Skinner & Co., Bombay and Calcutta, and Jardine, Matheson & Co. (India) Ltd, Bombay, to Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, with enclosed letters and papers. The correspondents are B.D.F. Beith, A.H. Hutchison, A.W. Robson, W.J. Keswick, C.T. Tod and H.H. Tod.
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 https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf.
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 to some records may be restricted under the terms of the Data Protection Act, 1998.
1 folder(s) (1 folder)
1 file(s) (1 ring-binder)
Language of Materials
Existence and Location of Copies
J1/79 contains copies of many of the letters this series, as well as some letters missing from J1/88.
- Beith, Benjamin David Fleming, 1884-1960 (businessman)
- Jardine, Matheson and Co (India) Ltd
- Jardine, Skinner and Co
- Keswick, Sir William Johnstone, 1903-1990 (Knight, businessman)
- Robson, Arthur Walker, 1900-1956 (businessman)
- Tod, Christopher Thompson, 1893-1950
- Tod, Henry Hector, b 1907 (businessman)
- From the Fonds: Jardine, Matheson and Co. Ltd (Organization)
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