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Memorial re Chinese military operations, 1858

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 8/10

Scope and Contents

A copy of a memorial (in Chinese) from Po-kuei to Lo, Lung and Soo, Imperial Commissioners at Fayuen, concerning military operations undertaken by Chinese forces against the British and French, dated [Canton] the 8th year of Hsien-fung (1858).


  • Creation: 1858


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1 sheet(s) (1 sheet)

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