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Memorandum on precedence in the consular corps, 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 25/3

Scope and Contents

A copy of a memorandum (in Japanese) from Nomura Yasushi concerning the order of precedence of consular corps, dated Yokohama, 15 April 1879, 1 folio, possibly addressed to Martin Dohmen. There is also an English translation, 1 bifolio, including annotations in Parkes' hand, and labelled 'Copy. Translation. Yokohama, April 15. 1879. Inclosure in Kenrei's letter of April 15. 1879 to Mr Acting Consul Dohmen'.


  • Creation: 1879


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1 folio(s) (1 folio)

1 item(s) (1 bifolio)

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