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Despatch from Sir John Bowring, 1857

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 27/11

Scope and Contents

A despatch from Hong Kong to Parkes, 23 February 1857, 1 bifolio, enclosing a copy of an extract from a despatch from George Villiers, Earl of Clarendon, to Bowring, 6 July 1855, 1 folio, certified by John Markham.


  • 1857

Conditions Governing Access

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.


1 folio(s) (1 folio)

1 item(s) (1 bifolio)

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Repository Details

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