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Despatches from Parkes: Japan, 1865-1882

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 6

Scope and Contents

Despatches from Parkes and related documents.


  • Creation: 1865-1882


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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.


2 bundle(s) (2 bundles)

Language of Materials



The despatches of which Parkes 6/1-3 are drafts were published in 'Correspondence Respecting Affairs in Japan: 1865-66' (London, 1866) (Command Paper-Accounts and Papers, 3615), pp. 80-85.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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