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Finding Aid for the Sir John Bowring Papers, 1839-1857
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box  [1]

Letters to Sir John Bowring from Various Persons, 1849-1857

Box 1, Folder 1

1849.

Physical Description: (11 items).
Box 1, Folder 2

1852.

Physical Description: (3 items).
Box 1, Folder 3

1853.

Physical Description: (10 items).

Scope and Content Note

Including letters from John P. Gillis.
Box 1, Folder 4

1854.

Physical Description: (13 items).

Scope and Content Note

Including letters from Robert McLane, and Sir Thomas Bazley.
Box 1, Folder 5

January-August 1855.

Physical Description: (47 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Sir William Hooker, Sir Harry Parkes and William Miller.
Box 1, Folder 6

September-October 1855.

Physical Description: (17 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Herman Brockhaus, George Preble, Sir James Ramsey and Sir James Stirling.
Included is a copy of the Macao Gazette.
Box 1, Folder 7

November-December 1855.

Physical Description: (13 items).

Scope and Content Note

Correspondents include Sir Henry Ward, Sir Henry Ellis, William Miller and Charles Bradley.
Box 1, Folder 8

January-March 1856.

Physical Description: (11 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from William Miller.
Box 1, Folder 9

April 1856.

Physical Description: (7 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from William Miller.
Box 1, Folder 10

May 1856.

Physical Description: (11 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Thomas Massie and William Miller.
Box 1, Folder 11

June 1856.

Physical Description: (8 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Charles Weld and Sir William Brown.
Box 1, Folder 12

July 1856.

Physical Description: (7 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Sir Joshua Walmsby, Sir George H. Ward and Richard Galloway.
Box 1, Folder 13

August 1856.

Physical Description: (7 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from William Miller and Sir Henry Ward.
Box 1, Folder 14

September-October 1856.

Physical Description: (14 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Thomas Perronet Thompson, Edward Capern, George Preble, Sir William Brown.
Box 1, Folder 15

November 1856.

Physical Description: (15 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from William Miller and Richard H. Galloway.
Box 1, Folder 16

December 1856.

Physical Description: (12 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Henry Wickham, Richard H. Galloway, Count de Couvey and Peter Parker.
Box 1, Folder 17

January 1-15, 1857.

Physical Description: (14 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Thomas P. Thompson, Sir Michael Seymour and Count de Couvey.
Box 1, Folder 18

January 16-27, 1857.

Physical Description: (24 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Count de Couvey and Peter Parker.
Box 1, Folder 19

February 1-15, 1857.

Physical Description: (20 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Count de Couvey, Peter Parker and Sir Michael Seymour.
Box 1, Folder 20

February 16-28, 1857.

Physical Description: (12 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters from Peter Parker and Count de Couvey.
box  [2]

Letters from Sir John Bowring to Various Persons, 1852-1857

Box 2, Folder 1

1852.

Physical Description: (1 item).
Box 2, Folder 2

January 1-November 17, 1853.

Physical Description: (6 items).
Box 2, Folder 3

November 18-December 31, 1853.

Physical Description: (3 items).
Box 2, Folder 4

1854.

Physical Description: (6 items).
Box 2, Folder 5

January 1855.

Physical Description: (42 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to Peter Parker, James Stirling, Lord Dalhousie and Richard Cobden.
Box 2, Folder 5a

February 1855.

Physical Description: (31 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to James Stirling, Peter Parker and Lord Dalhousie.
Box 2, Folder 5b

March 1855.

Physical Description: (29 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to James Stirling, Sir Rowland Hill, Richard Milligan MacLane, Sir George Balfour.
Box 2, Folder 5c

May 1855.

Physical Description: (17 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to James Stirling and Lord Dalhousie.
Box 2, Folder 5d

June-July 1855.

Physical Description: (15 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to Lord Dalhousie and James Stirling.
Box 2, Folder 5e

August-September 1855.

Physical Description: (14 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to William Miller and Lord Dalhousie.
Box 2, Folder 6

October 1-15, 1855.

Physical Description: (8 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to Sir Joshua Walmsby, William Weir, Lord Dalhousie, Henry Ward and Robert Milligan McLane.
Box 2, Folder 7

October 16-31, 1855.

Physical Description: (7 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to Edward Ellice, Peter Parker and Lord Granville.
Box 2, Folder 8

November 1-11, 1855.

Physical Description: (6 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to William Miller and Thomas P. Thompson.
Box 2, Folder 9

November 12-30, 1855.

Scope and Content Note

Letters to Sir George Balfour and James Stirling.
Box 2, Folder 10

December 1-11, 1855.

Physical Description: (5 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to Henry Ward, Horace Wilson and William Miller.
Box 2, Folder 11

December 12-31, 1855.

Physical Description: (6 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to John Washington, Henry Wickham and Horace Wilson.
Box 2, Folder 12

January-August 1856.

Physical Description: (9 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to William Miller.
Box 2, Folder 13

September-December 1856.

Physical Description: (7 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to Sir Henry Ward and William Miller.
Box 2, Folder 14

1857.

Physical Description: (7 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to Lord Canning, Edward Ellice, Robert Milligan McLane and Edmund Hamond.
box  [3]

Letters to and from Others than Sir John Bowring, 1852-1857

Box 3, Folder 1

1852-1854.

Physical Description: (4 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letter from William S. Walker. Letters to John H. Aulick and Sir Walter H. Medhurst.
Box 3, Folder 2

1855-1857.

Physical Description: (3 items).

Scope and Content Note

Letters to Sir Rutherford Alcock and Sir James Tennent. Letter from William Miller.
box  [3-4]

Miscellaneous Papers, Newspaper Clippings and Related Printed Material, 1839-1857

Scope and Content Note

Contents are mainly clippings from the following newspapers:
  • Friend of China
  • Friend of India
  • The Polynesian
  • North China Herald
  • China Daily Mail
  • Hong Kong Government Gazette
  • The Overland Mail
  • The Hong Kong Register
Box 3, Folder 3

Miscellaneous papers, 1839-1847.

Physical Description: (3 pieces).

Scope and Content Note

  • 1839 - Original proclamation of High Officers stopping forever the English trade with China.
  • 1847 - Memorandum of Rates of Exchange...
Box 3, Folder 4

1851-1852.

Physical Description: (6 items).
Box 3, Folder 5

1853-1854.

Physical Description: (5 items).
Box 3, Folder 6

1855-1857.

Physical Description: (16 items).
Box 3, Folder 7

n.d.

Physical Description: (12 items).
Box 4, Folder 1

1850-1854.

Physical Description: (4 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 2

January-September 1855.

Physical Description: (20 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 3

October-December 1855.

Physical Description: (4 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 4

January-June 1856.

Physical Description: (4 items).
Box 4, Folder 5

July-December 1856.

Physical Description: (3 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 6

January 1-9, 1857.

Physical Description: (5 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 7

January 10-12, 1857.

Physical Description: (5 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 8

January 13-19, 1857.

Physical Description: (5 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 9

January 20-23, 1857.

Physical Description: (4 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 10

January 24-31, 1857.

Physical Description: (6 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 11

February 1-10, 1857.

Physical Description: (5 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 12

February 11-23, 1857.

Physical Description: (4 pieces).
Box 4, Folder 13

February 24-28, 1857 & n.d.

Physical Description: (8 pieces).
box  [5]

Boards and Covers Originally Around Bowring Papers