Allen & Company records, 1854-1856  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Allen & Company (Honolulu, Hawaii)
Allen & Company records
1854-1856 (inclusive)
3 volumes; 1 folder; 5 items
Collection Number
4689 (Accession No. 4689-001)
Business records of a shipping firm
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Material stored offsite; advance notice required for use.

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Historical NoteReturn to Top

Shipping firm that was composed of Samuel C. Allen, William F. Allen, and C. Crosby. The agent for the company, who signed the letters, was William G. Dunlap.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Business records which include: trial balance and receipt; letters, 1854-1856; journal, 1854-1856; and a day book, 1854-1856. Includes material relating to British Columbia, California, and Oregon.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Corporate Names :
  • Allen & Company (Honolulu, Hawaii)--Archives
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Dunlap, William G (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)