Series MS-0448 - Star Shipyard (Mercers) Ltd. records

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Star Shipyard (Mercers) Ltd. records

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  • 1910-1970 (Creation)

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10 m of textual records and other material

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The series consists of general correspondence, work record files (including construction, repair and refit contracts), financial reports, ledgers, ship plans and the logs of the "Eva," a tug owned by the Mercer brothers.

The finding aid lists files concerning construction contracts, indicating vessels with their construction number, vessel name, type and owner.

Photographs in the series were transferred to Visual Records accessions 198105-6 and 197912-38. Ship plans were transferred to Map accessions M13846 and M13954.

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Presented by W.E. Arthur Mercer and Gordon Mercer, 1975.


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There are related records in MS-1954, audio tape 4042:1-2, and map accession 19077C.

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Accession number(s): MS-0448; 198105-006; 197912-038; M13846; M13954; 76-007

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