Yaquina Deep Sea Fishing Company stock certificate
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.
- Creation: 1889 September 7
- Yaquina Deep Sea Fishing Company (Organization)
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0.025 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder
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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.
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.
- Guide to the Yaquina Deep Sea Fishing Company Stock Certificate
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- Austin Munsell, Tanya Parlet, and Kira B. Homo.
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- Finding aid is written in English
- Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).