Fonds MS-4-59 - H. H. McCurdy and Co. fonds

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H. H. McCurdy and Co. fonds

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  • Textual record (microform)

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Fonds

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MS-4-59

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  • 1869-1923 (Creation)
    Creator
    H. H. McCurdy and Co.

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Physical description

1 reel of microfilm

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Name of creator

(fl. 1869-1923)

Administrative history

H. H. McCurdy and Co. was a general store in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. As well as groceries, hardware, and other retail and wholesale goods, the store offered tailoring and dressmaking services. The founder of the company, H. H. McCurdy, had a partnership with H. K. Binel until 1891.

Custodial history

Accession 1972-040 was donated by Mr. Peter House in May 1972.

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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  • English

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Restrictions on access

Open

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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Status

Final

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2018

Language of description

  • English

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