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H.H. McCurdy and Co. fonds
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- Textual record (microform)
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1869 - 1923 (Creation)
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1 microfilm reel
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Name of creator
H.H. McCurdy and Co. was a general store in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. In addition to groceries, hardware and other retail and wholesale goods, the store offered tailoring and dressmaking services. The founder of the company, H.H. McCurdy, was in partnership with H.K. Binel until 1891.
Records were donated to the Dalhousie University Archives in accession (1972-040) in May 1972 by Peter House.
Scope and content
Fonds contains the records of H.H. McCurdy and Co., including ledgers (1869-1899); daybooks (1872-1873); and a scrapbook of advertisements (1922-1923).
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Restrictions on access
There are no access restrictions on these materials. All materials are open for research.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room. Materials may be under copyright. Contact departmental staff for guidance on reproduction.
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Further accruals are not expected.
Preferred citation: [Identification of item], H.H. McCurdy and Co. fonds, MS-4-59, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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March 2020 (revision)
March 2020 (revision)