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A guide to the Jack Shickell manuscripts, undated
HDC1674 (SAFR 23837)  
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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: Jack Shickell manuscripts
    Date: undated
    Identifier/Call Number: HDC1674 (SAFR 23837)
    Creator: Wade, Robert E., Jr.

    Shickell, Jack
    Physical Description: 8 items.
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: The Jack Shickell manuscripts collection (HDC 1674, SAFR 23837) consists of 8 manuscripts by Jack Shickell including 1 coauthored with Robert E. Wade, Jr. There are 1 list and 7 short stories, most having a maritime theme. The collection is processed to the collection level and is open for use without restrictions.
    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

    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

    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.
    Please 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], HDC1674 (SAFR 23837), Jack Shickell manuscripts, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

    Acquisition Information

    SAFR-02182
    Field collection

    Historical or Biographical Note

    Captain Jack Shickell worked on the BALCLUTHA (built 1886; ship, 3m) restoration between 1955-1959.

    Collection Scope and Content

    The Jack Shickell manuscripts collection (HDC 1674, SAFR 23837) consists of 8 manuscripts by Jack Shickell including 1 coauthored with Robert E. Wade, Jr. There are 1 list and 7 short stories, most having a maritime theme. The collection is processed to the collection level and is open for use without restrictions.
    The manuscripts are typescripts or carbon copies. The titles are as follows: Defeat by Jack Shickell, A case of mutual interest by John Hampton Shickell, The starboard thief by Jack Shickell, For he's a jolly good fellow by Jack Shickell, Long pig by Jack Shickell, Homeward bound by John H. Shickell, A match for the mate by Jack Shickell and Robert E. Wade, Jr., and Twenty rules for detective stories (un-credited).

    Collection Arrangement

    8 manuscripts in one folder

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Shickell, Jack
    Wade, Robert E.,Jr.
    Typescripts
    Short stories