Papers re Japanese government loan, 1873
Scope and Contents
A letter from Charles James Fife Stuart, London, to Parkes, 16 January 1873, 1 bifolio, including the envelope, enclosing copies, prepared by Murray & Hutchins, solicitors, of documents concerning a seven per cent sterling loan to the Japanese government for £2,400,000:
Imperial decree from Sanjo Sanetomi to Yoshida Kiyonari, 23 March 1872, 3 folios (tied together): an English translation by S. Shioda and G. Foukoutsi [Fukuchi Genichiro], London, 14 December 1872, certified by Hirobumi Ito.
Imperial decree from Sanjo to Yoshida, 22 September 1872, 3 folios (tied together): an English translation by Shioda and Foukoutsi, London, 14 December 1872, certified by Ito.
Order of the Chamber of Privy Councillors of the Japanese government, Tokei, 22 September 1872, 5 folios (tied together) (a copy of the proceedings of the Chamber): an English translation by Shioda and Foukoutsi, London, 14 December 1872, certified by Ito.
Order of the Chamber of Privy Councillors of the Japanese government, Tokei, 29 September 1872, 3 folios (tied together) (a copy of the proceedings of the Chamber): an English translation by Shioda and Foukoutsi, certified by Ito.
Certificate by Okubo Toshimichi concerning powers granted to Yoshida, dated London, 12 December 1872, with a certificate by John Newton concerning the signature of Okubo's certificate, London, 19 December 1872, 3 folios (tied together).
General bond of the loan, issued by Yoshida, 13 January 1873, 2 bifolios (sewn together).
Certificate by Terashima Munenori concerning the powers granted to Yoshida and the validity of the general bond, 13 January 1873, 1 bifolio.
Certificate by William Duff concerning the execution of the general bond, London, 13 January 1873, 1 bifolio.
Memorandum by Yoshida concerning the financial effect of the redemption of Japanese rice revenues by the loan, London, 13 January 1873, 1 bifolio.
Memorandum by J. Macnab concerning the working of the two per cent sinking fund applicable to the loan, London, 13 January 1873, 1 bifolio.
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Language of Materials
- Fukuchi, Genichiro, 1841-1906 (Japanese diplomat)
- Ito, Hirobumi, 1841-1909 (statesman)
- Okubo, Toshimichi, 1831-1878 (statesman)
- Sanjo, Sanetomi, 1837-1891 (statesman)
- Stuart, Charles James Fife, 1817-1875 (banker)
- Terashima, Munenori, 1833-1893 (Japanese diplomat)
- Yoshida, Kiyonari, 1845-1891 (Japanese statesman)
- From the Fonds: Parkes, Sir Harry Smith, 1828-1885 (Knight, diplomat) (Person)
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