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Semi-official C.S. correspondence between Shanghai and outports, 1951-1952

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/144

Scope and Contents

Copies of C.S. semi-official correspondence between Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, and the company's agencies in China regarding Chinese staff matters, with enclosures. The correspondents are A.M. d'Oliveira, Robin Gordon, Alex Kidd, Conant Lee, H.H. Lennox, P.J. Marques, C.F. Stockar, S.J. Ward and W.J. Wu.


  • Creation: 1951-1952


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.


2 volume(s) (2 volumes)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 29 September 2011.

Related Materials

The C.S. correspondence series was created following a suggestion made by H.H. Lennox in semi-official letter no. 101 from Shanghai to Hong Kong, 2 March 1951, which can be found in J1/145/9.

Repository Details

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