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Time books

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Books in which hours spent on a job by workers are recorded.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Irving Conner Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 1069-sc
Abstract Papers include Conner's daily diaries from 1904-1905 noting his work, the weather, and family activities. Entries were made from Brooksville, North Brooksville, and Bar Harbor, Maine. Also included is a workman's time book kept by Conner from 1893-1907, giving hours worked and wages paid for a variety of jobs including work on granite and "to work fitting wood." Places mentioned include Black Island, Brooksville, Bar Harbor, and Stonington. Companies and individuals listed are Brown...
Dates: 1893-1907

George B. Dunn Papers

Identifier: SpC MS 0151
Scope and Contents

The papers of a lumberman and farmer in Houlton, Maine. Included are account books, financial records, correspondence, deeds, leases, ledgers, receipts, Dunn family papers, stumpage records, tax information, and time books.

Dates: 1851-1958

E. Plummer and Sons Records

Identifier: SpC MS 0413

The collection consists of four unidentified volumes. By their dates, it is assumed that they mostly concern the firm of E. Plummer and Sons, incorporated in 1901.

Dates: 1898-1937; Majority of material found within 1911-1937

I. & I. Lunt Time and Payroll Book

Identifier: SpC MS 1094-sc

Volume covers the period October and November 1873 and lists names of employees, their time worked and their daily rate of pay. Also includes a few bills from 1873 and 1874 to the company.

Dates: 1873

Seaman's Time-Book for Schooner NELLIE F.

Identifier: SpC MS 1808-sc
Scope and Contents

A Seaman's Time-Book for the coasting schooner, NELLIE F. (operated from Machias, Maine) for the years 1876-1885, containing a record of employees, their positions, and their dates of work. After May of 1875, all coasting vessels were required to pay hospital dues for each seaman employed. Dues were paid at the Custom House, in this case, in Machias, Maine.

Dates: 1876-1885