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Boothbay Harbor, Maine

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Business correspondence, invoices, and bills of shipping for Boothbay Packing Company in Boothbay Harbor (Me.). Topics primarily concerned shipments of mustards, oils, salt, preserving powders, tins and labels, as well as the quality of shipments of canned sardines sold to various distributors. Also includes some personal correspondence between Harold Bishop, presumably an officer of the company, and his father, W. F. Bishop, concerning seine fishing and business matters.



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From the holdings of the Boothbay Region Historical Society. Copyright protected. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required. For more information, contact the Boothbay Region Historical Society directly at: Boothbay Region Historical Society, P.O. Box 272, 72 Oak Street, Boothbay Harbor, Maine 04538-0272, tel: (207) 633-0820, email:, website:


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