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Record No: mha00000324
Title: Primary Sources in the History of the North Atlantic Codfishery
Dates: 1658-1833
Location: Mic. 1-5-1-4 to 1-5-1-9
Creator: Essex Institute.
Extent: 6 reels of microfilm.
Source of Supplied Title: Title taken from the finding aid.
Scope and Content: 24 account books of New England merchants, describing the construction of fishing vessels, the provisioning of voyages, the price of fish and supplies, the organization of production, the export of fish, the social structure of the work force and the consumption habits of fishermen. Letterbooks and ledgers.
Terms Governing Use: Copyright held by the Essex Institute, Massachusetts.Permission to quote from or publish any part of this collection must be obtained in writing from the director of the
Finding Aids: MHA finding aid 20. Each colection described separately.
Subject: Merchants Massachusetts.
Subject: Letterbooks.
Subject: Ledgers.
Subject: Accounts.


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