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Machias (Me.) Cargo Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1412-sc
Scope and Contents

A volume by an unidentified compiler used to record amounts of lumber shipped from Machias, Maine. Information given includes the names of the vessels used, their destinations, and the amount and type of lumber shipped. The volume also gives an account of lumber sawed at Harwood Mills by Joseph Getchell in 1854-1856.

Dates: 1855-1864

Penobscot Lumbering Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0398
Abstract

The Penobscot Lumbering Association records consist primarily of legal, financial, and lumbering records maintained by the Association from the time of its incorporation in 1854 through the early 20th century. The collection is arranged in seven series: Organization and Administration, Financial, Purchasing, Labor, Lumbering Operations, Miscellaneous, and Ancillary Companies.

Dates: 1854-1953; Majority of material found within 1874-1912