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A guide to the Pacific Mail Steamship Company record, 1874 September 29
HDC0093 (SAFR 14301)  
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  • Publication and Use Rights
  • Processing Note
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  • Acquisition Information
  • Historical or Biographical Note
  • Collection Scope and Content
  • Collection Arrangement

  • Title: Pacific Mail Steamship Company record
    Date: 1874 September 29
    Identifier/Call Number: HDC0093 (SAFR 14301)
    Physical Description: 2 items.
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: Pacific Mail Steamship Company record (SAFR 14301, HDC 93) contains a six page letter dated September 29,1874 and envelope. Letter is addressed to Robert Kelly Palache from the agents of Taylor & Cox regarding Palache's application for the position of cadet. The agent informs Palache of what will be expected of him as a cadet and asks him to come to the company piers for an interview. The last page lists the necessary items Palache will need if he gets the position such as clothing, instruments, and books. The collection has been processed and is open for use without restriction.
    Physical Location: San Francisco Maritime NHP, Historic Documents Department
    Language(s): In English.

    Access

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    Publication and Use Rights

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    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.
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    Preferred Citation

    [Item description], [Location within collection organization identified by Collection Number/Series Number/File Unit Number/Item Number], HDC0093 (SAFR 14301), Pacific Mail Steamship Company record, 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

    Pacific Mail Steamship Company record (SAFR 14301, HDC 93) contains a six page letter dated September 29,1874 and envelope. Letter is addressed to Robert Kelly Palache from the agents of Taylor & Cox regarding Palache's application for the position of cadet. The agent informs Palache of what will be expected of him as a cadet and asks him to come to the company piers for an interview. The last page lists the necessary items Palache will need if he gets the position such as clothing, instruments, and books. The collection has been processed and is open for use without restriction.

    Collection Arrangement

    The letter is in page number order followed by the envelope.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Correspondence
    Pacific Mail Steamship Company
    San Francisco (Calif.)