Archive / Papers / Rose, J.L. and A.L. Papers: Box 3


Papers of J. Leslie and Angus Rose. Large collection of letter books containing correspondence relating to personal affairs, especially the management, maintenance and condition of their home in Blairgowrie, Scotland. Most letters relate to the management of personal finances in India and Southeast Asia, in particular rubber plantations in Malaya [Malaysia].

Letterbook, 11.12.1920 – 5.9.1922. Copybook of business and personal letters:

Business correspondence about directorships of Chinoh, Sungei and Glengowrie Estates; correspondence about the personal holdings and positions of the Rose brothers in Estates companies (mostly relating to J.Leslie Rose). Also estate staffing and management affairs.

Letterbook, 16.2.1924 – 15.1.1927. Copybook of business and financial correspondence:

papers and letters about he management of Southeast Asian estates, also includes papers of the Digio, Penang and Rubana Estates; correspondence relating to the lease of Chesterford Park.