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Correspondence re T.C. Pan, 1949-1953 (with some copies of earlier documents)

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/J12/4/12

Scope and Contents

Correspondence between Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, and its ex-compradore Pan Tse Chuen (T.C. Pan), with many related papers, including a copy of the employment agreement between Jardine Matheson, Shanghai, and Pan, 1 May 1926, with addenda, and material regarding a dispute between Pan and his former staff. Some documents are in Chinese. The folder is labelled 'Ex-Compradore T.C. Pan. Copies Handed to Chung Hwa Development Co. at Meeting 31/5/54 (see Minutes)'.


  • Creation: 1949-1953 (with some copies of earlier documents)


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.


1 folder(s) (1 folder)

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Custodial History

The folder was formerly in 'Box No. 13', containing 'Closure Files', stored at the British Consulate General, Shanghai.

Existence and Location of Copies

J12/4/13 contains another set of these documents.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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