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15 Archival description results for Shipbuilding

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Abram Young fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1859-1879

Fonds consists of one day book used to record sales of general sundries and payment (often in labour at the Young's shipyard), purchases/receipts of building materials used at the shipyard and accounts of Abram Young's estate. Also included are personal and business receipts.

Young, Abram d. 1879

Cambridge family genealogical works / by John Bradley

  • CA PCA Acc4430
  • Fonds
  • 1994-1996

This fonds consists of five volumes relating to the Cambridge family genealogy. The first volume in this series traces the family and commercial history of the Cambridge family from Wotton under Edge to London and Prince Edward Island and back again to Bristol. Many primary and secondary sources are quoted in their entirety. Other volumes contain compilations of references to John Cambridge in printed sources, outline the ancestry of Cambridge's mother Sarah Wallington, and transcribe and annotate the letter books of John and Mary Cambridge. A fifth volume contains transcriptions of primary source documents relating to the Cambridge family found in the holdings of the National Archives of Canada.

Bradley, John

Captain F.R. Merriam fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1932-1940

Fonds consists of correspondence, one day book, one pay book and one journal regarding the construction of the second S.S. Valinda. Also included is one log book containing the crew list.

Merriam, Fred R., Captain 1890-1988

David and James Bayne Davison fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1840-1872

business and personal records of David and James B. Davison. The majority of the records are in relation to the general store and shipyard operated by the brothers. These consist of ledgers, accounts, receipts, promissary notes, contracts and correspondence. The correspondence includes letters regarding cargo, sale of vessels, political events in Halifax and some personal correspondence with family and friends. Also included are records regarding the settling of David Davison's estate.

Davison, David (Wallace, N.S. family)

Forman Hatfield fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1855-1934

Fonds consists of one day book, containing account records, created by Forman Hatfield for his Tusket Wedge general store and one ship yard time book, which records hours and some activities regarding the building of the 1709 ton ship John Y. Robbins, which was launched on 3 July 1890. The last section of the notebook was used by P. Lent Hatfield as an account book in his general store.

Hatfield, Forman

Horatio Mann fonds : [1820-1843]

  • CA PCA Acc4228
  • Fonds
  • Copied 1991

The fonds consists of a microfilm copy of several letters from Charles and Richard Mann in England to their brother Horatio in Philadelphia re. family, religion and business matters, 1820-1828, Horatio Mann's journal of a vist to Prince Edward Island, 4 August to 9 October 1840, and a photocopy of Horatio Mann's will, 23 November 1843. The journal describes Mann's stay with the Popes in Bedeque including an account of the launching of the vessel "Dahlia" as well as a description of his holdings and visits with tenants. It also affords a look into the social life in Charlottetown including an account of dinner at Government House and an evening aboard the "Ringdove".

Mann, Horatio

Hugh Cann and Son Limited fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1895-1930

Fonds consists of invoices, correspondence, certificates of ship surveys, insurance records, certificates of service, contracts, ship specifications, and a day book.

Hugh Cann and Sons (Yarmouth, Yarmouth County, N.S)

John Small fonds : [1790-1826]

  • CA PCA Acc2968
  • Fonds
  • [1790-1826]

The fonds consists of a journal written by John Small between 1790 and 1826. In this journal he documents his move to Bedeque, Prince Edward Island. The journal records his employment as a shipwright. Also copied in the journal are verses from the bible, death records of friends and family members, prescriptions for various medical conditions, and family genealogy written by descendant Alfred Small in 1958.

Small, John

King, Simpson & Co. Ltd. fonds

  • Fonds
  • 1903-1904

Fonds consists of a memo of agreement to form the company King, Simpson & Co. Ltd., as well as a construction agreement, receipts, invoices, cheques, minutes, correspondence, and telegraphs regarding the building of the tugboat Victoria.

King, Simpson & Co.

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