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A guide to the Captain Warren F. Mills papers, ferryboat records and vessel history index cards collection, 1908-1977
HDC0089 (SAFR 18467)  
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  • Access
  • Publication and Use Rights
  • Processing Note
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Historical or Biographical Note
  • Collection Scope and Content
  • Collection Arrangement

  • Title: Captain Warren F. Mills papers, ferryboat records and vessel history index cards collection
    Date: 1908-1977
    Identifier/Call Number: HDC0089 (SAFR 18467)
    Physical Description: 1333 items.
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: Captain Warren F. Mills papers, ferryboat records and vessel history index cards collection (SAFR 18467, HDC 89) ranges in date from 1908 to 1977. Mills' papers include two folders of correspondence and patents. The ferryboat records consist of a 1977 analysis of conversion to a restaurant for the ferryboat GARDEN CITY and six folders on the ferryboat EPPLETON HALL. The EPPLETON HALL records include correspondence, certification, R.B. Harrison and Son and Riley Boilers documents, an engineer's logbook, vessel plans and histories. These records date from 1969 to 1970. The undated vessel index cards are housed in three folders with a fourth folder containing a photocopy set of the 600 cards. This collection is processed and available for reference use without restriction.
    Physical Location: San Francisco Maritime NHP, Historic Documents Department
    Language(s): In English.

    Access

    This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.

    Publication and Use Rights

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    Processing Note

    The descriptions in this collection guide were compiled using the best available sources of information. Such sources include the creator's annotations or descriptions, collection accession files, primary and secondary source material and subject matter experts. While every effort was made to provide accurate information, in the event that you find any errors in this guide please contact the reference staff in order for us to evaulate and make corrections to this guide.
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    Preferred Citation

    [Item description], [Location within collection organization identified by Collection Number/Series Number/File Unit Number/Item Number], HDC0089 (SAFR 18467), Captain Warren F. Mills papers, ferryboat records and vessel history index cards collection, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

    Acquisition Information

    SAFR-00001
    This collection was transferred from Golden Gate National Recreation Area to San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

    Historical or Biographical Note

    This finding aid does not have an agency history, biography, or historical note.

    Collection Scope and Content

    Captain Warren F. Mills papers, ferryboat records and vessel history index cards collection (SAFR 18467, HDC 89) ranges in date from 1908 to 1977. Mills' papers include two folders of correspondence and patents. The ferryboat records consist of a 1977 analysis of conversion to a restaurant for the ferryboat GARDEN CITY and six folders on the ferryboat EPPLETON HALL. The EPPLETON HALL records include correspondence, certification, R.B. Harrison and Son and Riley Boilers documents, an engineer's logbook, vessel plans and histories. These records date from 1969 to 1970. The undated vessel index cards are housed in three folders with a fourth folder containing a photocopy set of the 600 cards. This collection is processed and available for reference use without restriction.

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection is arranged into 13 folders plus two oversize folders.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Mills, Captain Warren F.
    Eppleton Hall (built 1914; tugboat)
    Logbook