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Semi-official letters from Tokyo and Yokohama to Shanghai, 1947-1951

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/260

Scope and Contents

Copies of semi-official letters from Jardine Matheson, Tokyo (mainly) and Yokohama, to Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, with enclosed letters and papers. The correspondents are D.W.J. Clark, F. Gandossi, R. Gordon, J.H. Keswick, D.F. Landale, H.H. Lennox, F.A. Pollock and M.L. Railton.


  • Creation: 1947-1951


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 file(s) (2 ring-binders)

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Related Materials

Copies of the semi-official letters from Tokyo and Yokohama to Shanghai can be found in J1/134 (1947), J1/149 (1948-1950) and J1/150 (1951). These volumes also include some letters which are not found in this series.

Repository Details

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