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Arthur H. Clark (1841-1922) Papers

Arthur H. Clark (1841-1922) Papers

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SERIES I. Personal Papers
11Photographs of Clarkundated [circa 1857]
2Note regarding Clark's portraitundated
3Legal ruling against Clark for James Gordon Bennett1884
4Clark's will and codicils1920
5Receipts for artwork1866-1867
6Personal correspondence1892-1894
7Invitations and passes1874, 1891
8Photography exhibit at St. Botolph Clubundated
9Address book1872
10Obituaries1922
11Karl and Faber auction catalog1931
SERIES II. Ship Master, Underwriter, and Agent Business Papers
A. Non-steamship Papers
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112Alice (Yacht)1881, 1905
13Margery Dow (Cutter)undated
7(OS)1Boston Regatta1859
B. American Steamship Company
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114Clark's applications for employment and resignation1874-1876
15Passengers' letters praising Clark1875-1876
16Handbill of average ships' run speeds across the Atlantic1876
C. Suwo Nada
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7(OS)1Certificate of survey1865
117Papers related to SuwoNada (Steamship) striking a rock1869
18Papers related to the loss of the Suwo Nada (Steamship)1872
Flat filePapers related to the loss of the Suwo Nada (Steamship)1872
119News clippings about the Suwo Nada (Steamship)1872, undated
D. Underwriter and Agent Papers
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120Application and letters of appointment, letters of appreciation1876-1879
21Lloyd's of London1894-1920, undated
E. Industry Related Papers
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122Professional certificates1875-1876
23Letters of recommendation1861-1874
24Shanghai Steam Navigation Company employee manual1868
25News clippings related to the financial problems of the Hong Kong Pier and Goodman Company1873
SERIES III. Publications
126"Clipper Ships and Their Records," letter to the editor with responses1910
27Reviews of History of Yachting1904-1905, undated
7(OS)2Reviews1904
Flat fileBook review1905
SERIES IV. Research
A. The History of Yachting
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128List of names and/or references to yachts from the 16th to 19th centuriesundated
29Yachting related articles and excerptsundated
30Yachting related articles removed from The Sporting Magazine1818-1840
21Material on the royal yacht Royal Sovereign1804, undated
2Newspaper article1911
3Race for the Ocean Cup, brochureundated
7(OS)3"The Defense of the 'America's Cup'"1914
B. Clipper Ships
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24Material to Clark from C. W. McKay, the son of Donald McKay1897, undated
5Responses to Clark about his requests for information on clipper ships and their masters1906-1908, undated
6Correspondence to Clark about clipper ships built at Greenock, Scotland1908
7Miscellaneous correspondence about clipper ships1908
8Biographical notes on Captain Robert H. Watermanundated
9Miscellaneous newspaper clippings1911-1914, undated
7(OS)3Miscellaneous newspaper clippings1911-1914, undated
210Transcription of an article on the Challenger (Clipper)undated
11Transcription of an article on the Champion of the Seas (Clipper)undated
12Transcription of an article on the Donald Mckay (Clipper)undated
7(OS)3Article about the Flying Cloud (Ship)undated
213Transcription of an article on the Great Republic (Ship)'s fireundated
14Transcription of an article on the James Baines (Clipper)undated
15Transcriptions of articles on the Lightning (Clipper)undated
16Transcriptions of articles on the Sovereign of the Seas (Clipper)undated
17Transcription of an article on the Stag Hound (Clipper)undated
18Transcription of an article on the Young American (Clipper)undated
19Transcription of an article on the Red Jacket (Clipper) and Lightning (Clipper)undated
20Transcript of some voyage excerpts of various clipper shipsundated
21Articles removed from the magazine Fairplay, "To Far Cathay"1892
22Miscellaneous journal articles1866, 1899-1917
C. Maritime Related Research
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223Cost of goods shipped from Singapore and Batavia1860
24List of principle goods shipped from Calcutta and Manila1859-1860
25Papers related to Calcutta and Manila goods1857-1860, undated
Flat fileBlue print of a cabin plan of a schooner designed by Arthur Binney1895
226Articles about keels and centerboards1893, undated
7(OS)4Article about keels1905
227Article, "Hell Ships of the Past"circa 1900
28Research correspondence1914
31Articles about individuals1891, undated
2Obituary notices1901, undated
3Articles about specific events on ships1855, 1913, undated
4Articles about shipbuilding1907, undated
5Contract with specifications for building a dynamite-gun cruiser1887
6Articles about American and British naviesundated
7Articles discussing the state of the U. S. Merchant Marines1891-1892, 1908-1912, undated
8Research notes about a 1784 act of Parliament regulating the design and construction of vesselsundated
9Transcriptions of articles and letters to the editorundated
10Miscellaneous news clippings1885-1913, undated
7(OS)4Miscellaneous news clippings1859, 1905-1917, undated
311Miscellaneous articles and transcriptions1845, 1870-1875, 1900-1917, undated
12Illustrations collected1846, 1879, undated
7(OS)4Illustrations collected1852-1857
Flat fileIllustrations collectedundated
313Photograph of an unidentified vesselundated
14Miscellaneous notesundated
D. Marine Research Society
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315Correspondence about Clark's unpublished manuscript1931, undated
16Photographs and prints intended for use in Clark's bookundated
17From Galley to Galleon: The Ships and Sailors of Early Daysundated
18From Galley to Galleon: The Ships and Sailors of Early Daysundated
19Correspondence from publishers and advertisements1927-1931, undated
SERIES V. Scrapbooks
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4VolumeScrapbook1837-1913, undated
5VolumeScrapbook, "Letters Mounted and Not"1897-1906, undated
6VolumeScrapbook1852-1906, undated
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