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Semi-official correspondence between Singapore and London and Tokyo, 1955-1970

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/152

Scope and Contents

Copies of semi-official correspondence between Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd, Henry Waugh (Singapore) Ltd, Jardine Waugh (Singapore) Ltd and Jardine Waugh (Malaya) Ltd, Singapore, and Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, and Jardine Matheson, Tokyo, with enclosed letters and papers, including some miscellaneous semi-official correspondence with other offices of Jardine Waugh Ltd and with Matheson, Bosanquet & Co. Ltd, Coonoor. The correspondents include A.D. Angus, I.F. Aucott, D.I. Bosanquet, J.J.G. Brown, A.E.H. Bulford, Melvin Chan (Chan Onn Yip), Chan U Seek, D.R. Davies, G. Ellis, H. Flint, D.C. Geddes, S.R. Hawke, M.A.R. Herries, J.A. Heywood, H.S. Jackson, F.M.V. Johnstone, J.H. Keswick, W.J. Keswick, M.P. Keyes, D.W.N. Landale, L.E.C. Letts, Miss M.N.Y. Liew, D.J. Massey, G.Y. Matsumura, D.S. Middleditch, L. Norris, A. Reid, R. Richman, J.S. Riggs, R. Shoppee, T.R. Shortman, W.E.D. Smith, Sir H. Trevelyan, E.F. Watts and H.A. Waugh.


  • 1955-1970

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

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.


16 volume(s) (16 volumes)

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Copies

J1/219 and J1/241 contain Matheson & Co. Ltd's copies of semi-official correspondence between London and Singapore, and include some letters missing from this series.


Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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