Private and confidential letters from Hong Kong to Singapore, 1954-1978
Scope and Contents
Copies of private and confidential letters from Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, to Henry Waugh & Co. Ltd, Henry Waugh Ltd, Jardine Waugh Ltd and Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd, Singapore, with enclosed letters and papers. The correspondents are A.D. Angus, I.F. Aucott, H.D.M. Barton, Boon Yoon Chiang, D.I. Bosanquet, J.J.G. Brown, I.D. Bruce, D.C. Geddes, R. Gordon, M.A.R. Herries, J.A. Heywood, E.J.V. Hutt, F.M.V. Johnstone, H.N.L. Keswick, J.H. Keswick, D.W.N. Landale, L.E.C. Letts, G.L. Marshall, D.K. Newbigging, R. Shoppee, H. Sidbury, E.F. Watts and H.A. Waugh.
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 https://www.lib.cam.ac.uk/files/jm_permission_form.pdf.
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.
4 file(s) (4 ring-binders)
Language of Materials
Existence and Location of Copies
The copies of the letters belonging to Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, can be found in the following series: J4/10 (1954-1956), J4/16 (1957), J4/17/1-13 (1958-1970), J4/42/1-2 (1971-1972), J4/42/4-5 (1973-1974), J4/52 (1975) and J4/59 (1976-1978).
- Angus, Andrew Drummond, 1921-2013 (businessman)
- Aucott, Ian Frank, 1916-1991 (businessman)
- Barton, Hugh David MacEwen, 1911-1989 (businessman)
- Bosanquet, David Ives, 1914-1988 (businessman)
- Brown, Jeremy John Galbraith, 1933-2022 (businessman)
- Bruce, Ian Denholm, 1912-1966 (businessman)
- Chiang, Boon Yoon, b 1935 (businessman)
- Geddes, David Campbell, 1917-1995 (businessman)
- Gordon, Robert, 1900-1965 (businessman)
- Herries, Michael Alexander Robert Young-, 1923-1995 (Knight, businessman)
- Heywood, John Axson, b 1937 (businessman)
- Hutt, Eric John Villette, b 1915 (businessman)
- Jardine Matheson Holdings (SEA) Ltd
- Johnstone, Fitzroy Montague Veitch, b 1922 (businessman)
- Keswick, Sir Henry Neville Lindley, b 1938 (Knight, businessman)
- Keswick, Sir John Henry, 1906-1982 (Knight, businessman)
- Landale, Sir David William Neil, 1934-2016 (Knight, businessman)
- Letts, Lionel Edgar Charles, 1918-2013 (businessman)
- Marshall, George Lawrence, 1911-1965 (accountant)
- Newbigging, David Kennedy, b 1934
- Shoppee, Reginald, b 1913 (businessman)
- Sidbury, Henry, d 1906 (businessman)
- Watts, Donald Rickard, 1918-2011 (businessman)
- Waugh, Henry Alan, b 1920