Fonds MS-4-30 - James P. Mitchell and Co. fonds

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James P. Mitchell and Co. fonds

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  • Textual record

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Fonds

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MS-4-30

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  • 1881 - 1903 (Creation)
    Creator
    James P. Mitchell and Co.

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Physical description

ca. 100 cm of textual records

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Name of creator

(fl. 1881 - 1903)

Administrative history

James P. Mitchell and Co. were lumber merchants in Mill Village and Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia.

Custodial history

Records were donated to the Dalhousie University Archives in accession (1971-116) in July 1971 by Mrs. Murray Oickle, and accession (1971-118) in August 1971 by Mary Mitchell.

Scope and content

File contains records from lumber merchants James P. Mitchell & Co., including ledgers (1881-1893); day books (1881-1897); journals (1888-1891); cash books (1887-1903); and letter books (1885-1902).

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  • English

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English

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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.

General note

Preferred citation: [Identification of item], James P. Mitchell and Co. fonds, MS-4-30, Box [box number], Folder [folder number], Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Final

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Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

2018 (creation)
March 2020 (revision)

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