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Memorandum on the Kowloong Peninsula Question, 1859

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 32/3

Scope and Contents

A copy of a 'Memorandum on the Kowloong Peninsula Question' by William Mercer, Victoria, Hong Kong, 6 June 1859, certified by Mercer.


  • 1859

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6 item(s) (6 bifolios (tied together))

Language of Materials



Extracts from Parkes 32/3 were published in Frank Welsh, 'A History of Hong Kong' (London, 1993), pp. 223-224.

Repository Details

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