File MS-4-177, Box 26, Folder 2 - Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

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Business correspondence to William McMillan, Lockeport, regarding confirmation to ship goods, and receipt of shipments

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MS-4-177, Box 26, Folder 2

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  • 1907 (Creation)

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244 leaves of textual records ; 22 x 27 cm or smaller

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File contains business correspondence addressed to William McMillan, Lockeport, (and a few from McMillan) written between June 1907 and December 1907, regarding receipt of shipment of goods to be sold in his general store, or confirmation of goods to be sent overseas. File contains both typed and handwritten correspondence. File also includes a three-page handwritten letter to McMillan from Fred D. Locke, seeking guidance after falling on difficult times after failed business ventures upon his leaving A. & W. Smith Co. File contains correspondence from the following receivers and brokers: Edward Allen (Yarmouth), Archibald Company (Truro), Baird & Peters (Saint John), W.R. Brock (Montreal), Clayton & Sons (Halifax), De Long & Seaman (Boston), Eastern Hat & Cap Manufacturing Co. (Truro), C. & E. Everett (Saint John), Ganong Bros. (St. Stephen, NB), Greensheilds Limited (Montreal), G.J. Hamilton & Sons (Halifax), Levi Hart & Son (Halifax), Henderson & Potts (Halifax), L. Higgins & Co (Moncton), R.J. Lovell (Montreal), A. & W. MacKinlay (Halifax), Manchester, Robertson, Allison Limited (Saint John), G.P. Mitchell & Sons (Halifax), Moir, Son & Co., Bread, Biscuit and Confectionery (Halifax), J.G. Morton (Milton, NS), National Phonograph Co. (Orange, NJ), M. Neville (Port Mouton, NS), C.W. Outhit (Halifax), Pitner Lighting Systems (Halifax), Red Rose Tea, T.H. Estabrooks (Saint John), H.B. Ritchie (Boston), R.B. Seeton (Halifax), I.B. Shaffner (Halifax), Smith Bros. (Halifax), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), W.H. Thorne (Saint John), Tower Canadian Oiled Clothing Company (Toronto), H. Warwick Co. (Saint John), among others.

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Brownish soiling to bottom third of first two dozen leaves (no text loss); occasional edge-chipping; two-hole punches to top margins of most leaves

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  • English

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Description created April 26, 2018

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  • Box: MS-4-177, Box 26