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A guide to the Harry Christophersen papers, 1877-1902
HDC0012 (SAFR 13557)  
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  • Title: Harry Christophersen papers
    Date: 1877-1902
    Identifier/Call Number: HDC0012 (SAFR 13557)
    Compiler: Christophersen, Harry
    Physical Description: 28 items
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: The Harry Christophersen papers (SAFR 13557, HDC 12) includes various personal papers that date from 1877 to 1902.
    Physical Location: San Francisco Maritime NHP, Historic Documents Department
    Language(s): In English and Norwegian.


    This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.

    Publication and Use Rights

    Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

    Processing Note

    Note on Description: 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. P lease cite the title and collection number in any correspondence with our staff.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item description], [Location within collection organization identified by Collection Number/Series Number/File Unit Number/Item Number], HDC0012 (SAFR 13557), Harry Christophersen papers, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

    Acquisition Information

    This collection was transferred from the Golden Gate National Recreation Area museum collection to the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park museum collection.

    Historical or Biographical Note

    This collection does not include a historical or biographical note.

    Collection Scope and Content

    The Harry Christophersen papers (SAFR 13557, HDC 12) includes various personal papers that date from 1877 to 1902.
    The personal papers include correspondence in Norwegian, reference letters, discharge papers in the first folder; and papers that relate to the Taylor Nautical School and a certificate of the Knights of the Maccabees for H. Christie in the second folder. The collection is processed to the collection level and is open for use without restrictions.

    Collection Arrangement

    Collection of 28 items in two (2) folders arranged in reverse chronological order within each folder.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Knights of the Maccabees
    Christophersen, Harry
    Taylor Nautical School, San Francisco , CA