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Papers of clubs, societies and other organisations, circa 1838-1975

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/L6

Scope and Contents

Manuscript and printed papers of clubs, societies and other organisations based in or associated with the Far East. A few items are in Portuguese.


  • Creation: circa 1838-1975


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.


54 volume(s) (54 volumes)

4 bundle(s) (4 bundles)

4 envelope(s) (4 envelopes)

Language of Materials



Immediate Source of Acquisition

L6/1-6 were part of the initial accessions of Jardine Matheson material. L6/7-10 were received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, 2011-2017.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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