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Semi-official N.C. letters from Hong Kong to Tokyo, 28 Mar. 1961-2 Mar. 1962

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J1/264

Scope and Contents

Copies of semi-official N.C. letters from Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, to Jardine Matheson, Tokyo: nos 1-5 from H.D.M. Barton and M.A.R. Herries to G.Y. Matsumura, J.S. Riggs and E.F. Watts, 28 March-6 June 1961, and nos 1-3 from M.A.R. Herries to E.F. Watts, 17 February-2 March 1962, with enclosed letters and papers. The semi-official N.C. correspondence concerns Jardine Waugh Ltd's proposed involvement with the Nippon Coal Mining Co. Ltd in the mining of coal in Sarawak for consumption in Japan. The ring-binder is labelled 'File I'.


  • Creation: 28 Mar. 1961-2 Mar. 1962


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From the Fonds:

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1 file(s) (1 ring-binder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 23 October 2012.

Related Materials

J1 contains other semi-official N.C. correspondence regarding this subject.

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