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Semi-official correspondence between Hong Kong and Korea, 1956-1963 (1956, 1957, 1959 and 1963)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/120

Scope and Contents

Semi-official correspondence between I.F. Aucott, H.D.M. Barton, D.I. Bosanquet, I.D. Bruce, D.C. Geddes, M.A.R. Herries, G.M.R. Pearson and E.F. Watts, Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and F. Jolly (mainly) and D.B. Nelson, Jardine Matheson, Korea, with enclosed letters and papers, including monthly agency reports. The semi-official letters from Korea are originals; the semi-official letters from Hong Kong are copies.


  • Creation: 1956-1963 (1956, 1957, 1959 and 1963)


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

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.


4 volume(s) (4 volumes)

Language of Materials


Related Materials

Semi-official correspondence between Hong Kong and Korea for other years can be found in J1/119 (1955), J1/124 (1958 and 1960-1962) and J1/137 (1947-1949).

Repository Details

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