Skip to main content

Yaquina Deep Sea Fishing Company stock certificate

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: CA 1889 Sept 7

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a single stock certificate issued by the Yaquina Deep Sea Fishing Company of Portland, Oregon.

Eight shares were issued to Aaron E. Wait at an issuing cost of one-hundred dollars each.

Secretary E. H. Halighorst recorded the receipt of payment for the stock in two installments on the back of the certificate.

Dates

  • 1889 September 7

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Extent

0.025 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Founded in 1888, the Yaquina Deep Sea Fishing Company operated out of Portland, Oregon. The collection consists of a single stock certificate issued by the company.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Austin Munsell, 2012.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Title
Guide to the Yaquina Deep Sea Fishing Company Stock Certificate
Status
Complete Description
Author
Austin Munsell, Tanya Parlet, and Kira B. Homo.
Date
2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA