File MS-4-177, Box 23, Folder 1 - 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 23, Folder 1

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  • 1903 (Creation)

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211 leaves of textual records

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File contains business correspondence addressed to William McMillan, Lockeport, throughout 1903, 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, and telegraph cables. File contains correspondence from the following receivers and brokers: G.F. Allen (Yarmouth), Archibald Company (Truro), Baird & Peters (Saint John), Clayton & Sons (Halifax), Barclay Clements (Boston), De Long, Seaman & Co. (Boston), Empire Tobacco Company Limited (Montreal), Ganong Bros. Confectioners (St. Stephen), S. Greenshields, Son & Co. (Montreal), Slade Gorton & Co. (Gloucester), Gunn & Co. (Halifax), John C. Hall (Boston), Levi Hart & Son (Halifax), Imperial Oil (Halifax), I.S. Johnson & Co. (Boston), Kenny & Co. (Halifax), James McCready & CO. (Montreal), A. & W. MacKinlay (Halifax), Manchester, Robinson & Allison (Saint John), J.E. Morse & Co. teas (Halifax), J.G. Morton (Liverpool), J. & M. Murphy (Halifax), Nickerson, Grant & Co. (Yarmouth), M. & H. Oxner (Chester Basin, NS), W.A. Poole & Co. (Lower Montague, PEI), Red Rose Tea (under Estabrooks, Saint John), R.B. Seeton & Co. (Halifax), I.B. Shaffner & Co. (Halifax), Simson Bros. Co. (Halifax), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), A.F. Stoneman (Yarmouth), John Tobin & Co. (Halifax), Walford & Co. (New York), among others.

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Two-hole punches to top margin of most leaves; some light edge chipping

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Description created April 5, 2018

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  • Box: MS-4-177, Box 23