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Ewo Brewery Co. correspondence, July 1939-Nov. 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J8/7

Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding financial matters concerning the Ewo Brewery Company, divided into two sections: 'Flotation of Public Company' and 'Miscellaneous'. There are also many related documents, including accounts for the years 1938 and 1939; a memoranda for the partners of the Ewo Brewery Co. on the 1938 and 1939 accounts; the memorandum and articles of association of Ewo Breweries Ltd, 11 October 1940; an agreement for Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd to be employed as General Managers of Ewo Breweries Ltd, 14 October 1940; and minutes of the first meeting of the Directors of Ewo Breweries Ltd, 14 October 1940. The correspondents include B.D.F. Beith; D.G.M. Bernard; Ellis Hayim; W.J. Keswick; David Landale; Low, Bingham & Matthews; F.N. Matthews; J.J. Paterson; W.E.D. Smith; and R. Takashashi. The folder is numbered 2, and is labelled 'Brewery:- Finance'.


  • Creation: July 1939-Nov. 1940


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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.


1 folder(s) (1 folder)

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