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The Fournier Memorandum, circa 1884

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 34/18

Scope and Contents

'The Fournier Memorandum': 'Communication écrite déposée entre les mains de son Excellence Li Hung-chang, le 17 Mai, 1884, à Tientsin' (in French) by François Fournier, concerning articles in the preliminary convention signed on 11 May 1884: an undated printed copy 'From a fac-simile'.


  • circa 1884

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1 folio(s) (1 folio)

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