Fonds MS-2-64 - J.H. and J.W. Seaman fonds

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J.H. and J.W. Seaman fonds

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  • Textual record

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  • [ca. 1865]-1919 (Creation)

Physical description area

Physical description

20 cm of textual records (5 folders)

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Name of creator

Biographical history

J.H. and J.W. Seaman were merchants in Barronsfield, Nova Scotia.

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Custodial history

Fonds was donated to Dalhousie University in 1970 by Miss Pugsley of Barronsfield, Nova Scotia.

Scope and content

Fonds consists of ledgers, cash books and letter books.

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Physical condition

Journal bindings are broken and flaking.

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  • English

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Restrictions on access

There are no access restrictions on this fonds.

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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No further accruals are expected.

General note

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], J.H. and J.W. Seaman fonds, MS-2-64, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

December 2011

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