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Letter from Gideon Nye, Junior, 1885

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 1/N3

Scope and Contents

A letter from Canton to Marion Plumer Keswick, 24 July 1885, with a printed 'A Tribute to the Late British Minister to China', containing a letter from Nye to the editor of the 'Daily Press', Canton, 24 April 1885, and a poem by Nye entitled 'Sir Harry Parkes. 1842 to 1862', dated Canton, 23 April 1885, with footnotes.


  • 1885

Conditions Governing Access

Any person wishing to consult the collection must obtain written permission from Matheson and Co. Ltd, 3 Lombard Street, London, EC3V 9AQ. Applicants may submit their request using the standard Jardine Matheson letter of application, which is available from the Manuscripts Reading Room and via the University Library web pages at They should state specifically on the form that they desire access to the Parkes Papers.


1 folio(s) (1 folio)

1 item(s) (1 bifolio)

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Repository Details

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