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Review of the China Produce Department, 1941

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/L11/18

Scope and Contents

'A review of some of the main operations of Jardine, Matheson & Co., Ltd, China Produce Department: 1907-1929' by H.K. Peters, 228 pages. The typescript was originally in an envelope labelled 'Mr. Beith's papers (second lot) 1907/1929 Sent by David Beith with letter dated 5th May 1972. Mainly concerning Produce Papers' (the label has been retained).


  • Creation: 1941


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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

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1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

Language of Materials


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received as part of the initial accessions to the Archive.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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