- CA GMA MG600
- ca 1850 to 2017
This fonds contains art.
This fonds contains art.
The collection consists of deeds pertaining to Quoddy Coal Company from 25 July 1857 to 8 July 1915.
Documents concerned with ships owned by this company possibly came from St. George as Capt. James McLeod came from there ; these include 2 letters to James McLeod offering him the position as ship's Captain for the Bark J. Walter Scammell ; ship's owners are Scammell Brothers, Ship Brokers and Commission Merchants with offices in Saint John, New Brunswick and New York ; Carvill, McKean & Co. commission Bark Maud Scammell with James McLeod as captain to ship goods from Saint John to Galway Ireland, dated 19 June 1982 - trip expected to take 12 days ; Carey, Yale & Lambert, freight brokers, chartered the Maud Scammell to sail direct from Charleston, South Carolina to Lliverpool England direct date- 6 November 1882 ; document form the Custom House District and Port of New York confirm that on July 21, 1883 James McLeod was captain of the Bark J Walter Scammell which would deliver 800 tons of Kentucky tobacco to Bordeaux France ; a Bill of Health from the United State government confirm that all 16 people aboard the J. Walter Scammel on July 26 1884 do not have the plague or any other dangerous or contagious disease ; Scammell Brothers charter party on November 18 1884 from New York to Dunkirk, France ; the Bark also sailed to Buenoas Ayres for the some of $60 gold dated November 6, 1887 ; final Charter is dated July 23, 1888 and directs ship from Amsterdaam to New York.
This collection contains records created in the running and organizing of Grand Manan School District #5 - Seal Cove from 1856 - 1949. There are minutes, and a few written histories of the Seal Cove, newspaper articles, and ledgers. There is an interesting history of Home and Schools.
This collection contains the correspondence and financial papers created in the dream of a Consolidated High School for Grand Manan in 1939 to the opening of the school in 1949. There are also the records for the 'Grand Manan School Bank' ; journals ; ledgers ; blueprints ; minute books ; Madawaska Construction Co Ltd Weekly Account Book ; and 'Wealth from the Sea' 1951 curriculum written on Grand Manan to be used in the school to instruct students in the aspects of fishing.
This collection contains publications created by Grand Manan School students and staff. There are newspapers and small books. Many local events are recorded in these papers. There are unused certificates showing what awards were issued as time progressed.
This collection contains textual documents pertaining to the school, copies of deeds, and ledger books.
This collection contains textual records of Dr. Ernest Guptill's life as a professor.