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Semi-official letters from New York to Tokyo, 6 Nov. 1953-27 Aug. 1954

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/223

Scope and Contents

Copies of semi-official letters nos C-1-8, 6 November-31 December 1953, and C-1-9 and C-11-13, 7 January-27 August 1954, from T.M. Baty, Balfour, Guthrie & Co. Ltd, New York, to I.F. Aucott and (mainly) E.F. Watts, Jardine Matheson, Tokyo, with enclosed papers, regarding Canon. The ring-binder is labelled 'T.M. Baty New York/Tokyo File I'.


  • 6 Nov. 1953-27 Aug. 1954

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1 file(s) (1 ring-binder)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 17 April 2012.

Related Materials

J11/1/16/4/6 contains copies of some of the letters, as well as a report from T.M. Baty to E.F. Watts of 23 July 1954 which is not found in this file.


Repository Details

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