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J. F. & A. H. Chase Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1014-sc

Scope and Contents Note

Business records of a manufacturer of lumber and cooperage in East Limington, Maine. Included are 4 account books and approximately 40 bills and letters. The first account book belonged to J. F. & A. H. Chase and covers accounts for the years 1909 to 1916. The second and third account books have no name and cover accounts for 1926 to 1928 abd 1936 to 1938. The fourth account book belonged to George Chase and covers accounts for the year 1938.

Dates

  • 1909-1938

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Historical Note

John F. and Amos Howard Chase, sons of John Chase, bought one-half share of their father's sawmill on the Little Ossippee River in East Limington, Maine, in 1880. John's brother, Josiah E. Chase, a part owner, sold out the remaining share a year later to John F. and Amos H. Chase, his two nephews.

Extent

5 Folders (circa 40 items ; 4 ledgers)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Business records of a manufacturer of lumber and cooperage in East Limington, Maine. Included are 4 account books and approximately 40 bills and letters.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift from Dan Casavant in May 2002.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.

Title
Guide to the J. F. & A. H. Chase Records
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686