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A guide to the Balclutha (built 1886; ship, 3m), C.A. Thayer (built 1895; schooner, 3m), and Wapama (built 1915; steam schooner) records., 1886-1925
HDC1442 (SAFR 21884)  
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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: Balclutha (built 1886; ship, 3m), C.A. Thayer (built 1895; schooner, 3m), and Wapama (built 1915; steam schooner) records.
    Date: 1886-1925
    Identifier/Call Number: HDC1442 (SAFR 21884)
    Creator: Unknown
    Physical Description: 43 items.
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: The Balclutha, C.A. Thayer and Wapama records (SAFR 21884, HDC 1442) consist of photostats of BALCLUTHA (built 1886; ship, 3m) agreements and accounts of crew, 1886-1898; C.A. THAYER (built 1895; schooner, 3m) shipping articles and crew lists, 1905, 1916-1919, and WAPAMA (built 1915; steam schooner) shipping articles and crew lists, 1916 and 1925. Included among these documents are an operators certificate of skill in radio communication for Sydney Julian Fass, 1910 and a consolidated certificate of enrollment and license for Peter M. Nelson, 1925. The collection is available for research 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.
    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], HDC1442 (SAFR 21884), Balclutha (built 1886; ship, 3m), C.A. Thayer (built 1895; schooner, 3m), and Wapama (built 1915; steam schooner) records., San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

    Acquisition Information

    SAFR-00567
    Acquired from staff research.

    Historical or Biographical Note

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

    Collection Scope and Content

    The Balclutha, C.A. Thayer and Wapama records (SAFR 21884, HDC 1442) consist of photostats of BALCLUTHA (built 1886; ship, 3m) agreements and accounts of crew, 1886-1898; C.A. THAYER (built 1895; schooner, 3m) shipping articles and crew lists, 1905, 1916-1919, and WAPAMA (built 1915; steam schooner) shipping articles and crew lists, 1916 and 1925. Included among these documents are an operators certificate of skill in radio communication for Sydney Julian Fass, 1910 and a consolidated certificate of enrollment and license for Peter M. Nelson, 1925. The collection is available for research use without restriction.

    Collection Arrangement

    This collection is arranged into five files.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Crew lists
    Ship's papers
    Balclutha (built 1886; ship, 3m)
    C.A. Thayer (built 1895; schooner, 3m)
    Wapama (built 1915; steam schooner)