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Guide to the Pacific Coast Steamship Companies Collection
H1940.1  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Information for Researchers
  • Scope and Contents of the Collection
  • Series Arrangement
  • Subject Headings

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Pacific Coast Steamship Companies Collection
    creator: Pacific Coast Steamship Company
    Dates: 1866-1942
    Abstract: This collection contains financial documents, journals, legal documents, and business records of the Alaska Coast Company, Alaska Pacific Steamship Company, American Mail Steamship Company, Miscellaneous companies, Pacific Coast Steamship Company, Pacific Alaska Navigation Company, and Pacific Steamship Company from 1866-1942.
    Extent: 157 feet
    Repository: Claremont Colleges. Honnold/Mudd Library.
    800 N. Dartmouth Avenue
    Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library
    Claremont University Consortium
    Claremont, California 91711
    Collection Number: H1940.1
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English
    Physical Location: Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library. Claremont University Consortium.

    Information for Researchers

    Restrictions on Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact Special Collections Library staff.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Pacific Coast Steamship Companies Papers, Special Collections, Honnold Mudd Library, Claremont University Consortium.

    Acquisition Information

    Unknown.

    Processing Information

    Arranged and Processed by R. C. Thompson.

    Accruals

    No additions to the collection is anticipated.

    Scope and Contents of the Collection

    his collection contains financial documents, journals, legal documents, and business records of the Alaska Coast Company, Alaska Pacific Steamship Company, American Mail Steamship Company, Miscellaneous companies, Pacific Coast Steamship Company, Pacific Alaska Navigation Company, and Pacific Steamship Company from 1866-1942.

    Series Arrangement

    Series 1 Alaska Coast Company
    Series 2 Alaska Pacific Steamship Company
    Series 3 American Mail Steamship Company
    Series 4 Miscellaneous Companies
    SubSeries 4.1 Aroline Steamship Company
    SubSeries 4.2 Olympic Steamship Company
    SubSeries 4.3 Pacific Lighterage Company
    SubSeries 4.4 Pacific Mail Steamship Company
    SubSeries 4.5 Pacific Motorship Company
    SubSeries 4.6 Portland California Steamship Company
    SubSeries 4.7 United States Lines Company
    Series 5 Pacific Coast Steamship Company
    Series 6 Pacific Alaska Navigation Company
    Series 7 Pacific Steamship Company
    Subseries 7.1 Supplement
    Subseries 7.2 General Supplement
    Series 8 Alaska Steamship Company
    Series 9 Pacific Steamship Company and Subsidiaries

    Subject Headings

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection
    Pacific Coast Company
    Pacific Coast Steamship Company
    Coastwise shipping -- Pacific Coast (U.S.) -- Archival resources
    Pacific Steamship Company -- History
    Steamboat lines--Alaska