Private and confidential letters from London to British West Indies, 4 Jan. 1956-14 Nov. 1957
Scope and Contents
Copies of private and confidential letters nos 1-7, 4 January-18 October 1956, and 8-19, 16 January-11 November 1957, from J.H. Keswick and W.J. Keswick, Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, to G.J.P. Carey, Jardine, Matheson & Co. (Caribbean) Ltd, Port of Spain, with related letters and papers. The file also includes a copy of R.G. P. & C. no. 1 from W.J. Keswick, [London], to R. Gordon, Port of Spain, 23 September 1957; an original handwritten letter, R.G. P. & C. no. 1, from R. Gordon, Port of Spain, to W.J. Keswick, [London], 16 September 1957, with a typescript copy; and a copy of R.G. P. & C. no. 1 from R. Gordon, [Port of Spain], to H. Barton, [Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong], 14 November 1957. The R.G. letters concern G.J.P. Carey's personal circumstances. The folder is labelled 'File I'.
- 4 Jan. 1956-14 Nov. 1957
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1 folder(s) (1 folder)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 14 December 2012.
Existence and Location of Copies
J4/16 contains copies of private and confidential letters nos 1-19.