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Ruxton Family Collection

Colonel R.M.C. Ruxton was variously in the British ‘Weihaiwei’ or First Chinese Regiment, the Salt Gabelle (the Chinese state salt monopoly), and the Chinese Ministry of Finance, where he served as a Financial Advisor. The Ruxton Family Collection includes Cassels family photographs. The albums are now deposited at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. SOAS archive catalogue reference number: MS 381142. 346 images. HPC refs: Ru01, Ru02 and Ru-s.