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Despatches from Adam Elmslie and George Bonham, Jan. 1854

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 27/7

Scope and Contents

A despatch from Adam Elmslie, Canton, to Parkes, 14 January 1854, enclosing a copy of a despatch from Sir George Bonham, Hong Kong, to Elmslie, Hong Kong, 12 January 1853 (corrected in pencil to 1854), certified by John Markham.


  • Jan. 1854

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