|Manuscripts/MS JM/A8 contains:|
|<-- See earlier|
||Memo. on trade between Shanghai and the Northern Ports
||Prospectus of shares in the North China Steam Navigation Co.
||Memoranda on an insurance fraud
||Memo. on Scott, Bell & Co. and Dow & Co.
||Memoranda on Chinese opium
||Documents on Moncreiff, Grove & Co.
||Agreement regarding a loan
||Agreement for sale of Marine Lot 55
||Memo. on shipping between Foochow and Shanghai
||Memorandum on towage cases
||Returns for opium and specie
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Jardine Matheson Archive
||Narrative of events at Canton
|Extent and Medium
|Content and context|
'Brief Narrative of Events connected with the placing in durance, by the Chinese Government, of Her Majesty's Chief Superintendent, and all Foreigners at Canton, to extort the surrender of all Opium under their control in Ships off the Coast of China', relating to events in March 1839. The document is an undated draft, with emendations in the hand of James Matheson.
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