Thursday, October 2, 2014

Glew, Joseph Thomas

Updated October 4, 2014

Joseph Thomas Glew, auctioneer's assistant, was listed as a resident of Hong Kong from 1846 to 1848. He was under the employment of the mercantile firm and auction house, Smith & Brimelow, in 1846.

Two individuals and two firms were listed as underwriters and general auctioneers in the 1850 Hong Kong Almanack and Directory, arranged according to priority of license. They were: John CurrieW. H. Franklyn, Smith & Brimelow and McEwen & Co.

Selected Bibliography: Tarrent, William, The Hong Kong Almanack and Directory for the Year 1846, 1848, 1850, Hong Kong: China Mail, resp. 1846, 1848 and 1850. Williams, Samuel Wells (Ed.), Chinese Repository, Vol. 17, January to December, 1848. Canton: 1848.


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