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Catalog Number 1979.075.001.A,B,C
Object Name Receipt
Scope & Content Three unused receipt books from Fidalgo Island Packing Co. that were in the actual office when it was physically transferred to the museum and placed in the permanent exhibit. Appears that the 1st page of each book has been removed. Inside front cover is a sticker that reads: "From ANACORTES AMERICAN, Anacortes, Wash." The pages, in duplicate to use with a sheet of carbon paper reads: "Original, Fidalgo Island Packing Company. Anacortes, Washington, ___190_; Messrs. H. Bell-Irving & co., Ltd., Vancouver, B.C. Dear Sirs: We herewithbeg to advise receipt of your shipping instructions dated ___________for Canned Salmon, as follows: " (table reads) "Folio, Contract, Cases, Consignee, Destination". After the table is: "Remarks:_______________, fidalgo Island Packing Co., _________________Manager"
Collection Fidalgo Island Packing Company
Caption FIPC office receipt books
Notes These were in the Cannery Office display until the office was moved in the Gallery and made "smaller". Some of the materials were not returned to the display.
Search Terms FIPC
Fidalgo Island Packing Co.
Subjects Industry - Seafood Processing