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F.R. Kendall. Extracts from letters 1858-1865, 1968

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/L14/18

Scope and Contents

The volume is a compilation produced by the P. & O. Steam Navigation Co. of extracts from letters sent by F.R. Kendall, 17 February 1858-7 July 1865, 89 pages. The volume also includes an introduction; a history of the development of P. & O., 1815-1869; illustrations; notes on vessels mentioned in the letters; and extracts from contemporary documents.


  • 1968

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

The volume was previously the property of Alan Reid, formerly of Matheson & Co. Ltd.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Matheson & Co. Ltd, London, 14 December 2012.


Repository Details

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