File MS-4-177, Box 23, Folder 3 - 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 3

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  • 1904 (Creation)

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266 leaves of textual records

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File contains business correspondence addressed to William McMillan, Lockeport, (and a few from McMillan) written between February and July of 1904, 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 telegram cables. File contains correspondence from the following receivers and brokers: Ames Holden Company (Saint John), W.B. Arthur (Halifax), Edward Allen (Yarmouth), Archibald Company (Truro), Baird & Peters (Saint John), A.M. Bell & Co. (Halifax), Black Bros. (Halifax), W.R. Brock Company (Montreal), Amos Burns (Clementsport, NS), H. Bryant & Co. (Halifax), Canadian Drug Company Limited (Saint John), P.F. Collier & Son Publishers (New York and Saint John), J.P. Cox & Co. (Halifax), Crown Silver Plate Co. (Toronto), S. Cunard & Co. (Halifax), De Long & Seaman (Boston), Dominion Atlantic Railway, R.G. Dun & Co. (Halifax), Emerson & Fisher (Saint John), Empire Tobacco Company (Montreal), Charlie and Spencer Freeman (Sable River), Gordon and Keith Furniture (Halifax), S. Greenshields, Son & Co. (Montreal), Gunn & Co. (Halifax), C.J. Hamilton & Sons Biscuits (Halifax), Henderson & Potts paint and varnish (Halifax), L. Higgins & Co. (Moncton), Imperial Oil (Halifax), L.D. Lothrop fishing tackle (Gloucester, MA), R.J. Lovell & Co. (Toronto), James McCready Co. Limited (Montreal), G.P. Mitchell & Sons (Halifax), Wm. Muir, Son & Co. (Halifax), D.C. Mulhall (Liverpool, NS), Nova Scotia Furnishing Company (Halifax), D.S. Perrin & Company (Liverpool, England), C.H. Peters & Sons (Saint John), Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co., Red Rose Tea (under Estabrooks, Saint John), Wm. Robertson & Son (Halifax), I.B. Shaffner (Halifax), Simson Bros Co. wholesale druggists, A.C. Smith & Co. (West Saint John), E.K. Spinney (Yarmouth), Stanfield-Smith Co. Limited (Truro), Robert Taylor Co. (Halifax), H.W. Wentzell & Co. teas (Halifax), among others.

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Insect damage with much text loss to a two unidentified handwritten correspondence; two-hole punches to top margin of most leaves.

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Description created April 12, 2018.

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  • Box: MS-4-177, Box 23