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Record No: mha00000458
Title: Alberto Wareham Limited photograph collection
Dates: Between 1903 and 1980
Location: PF-013 MHA
Provenance: Alberto Wareham Limited
Extent: 24 photographs: b&w
Source of Supplied Title: Title based on the contents of the collection
Restrictions: No restrictions.
Adm. Hist/Bio. Sketch: Alberto Wareham Limited was established at Spencer's Cove, Placentia Bay, Newfoundland circa 1903. This small mercantile business later expanded into Harbour Buffett and became a major supplier of the inshore fishery in eastern Placentia Bay.
Scope and Content: Collection contains photographs related to the business and family interests of Alberto Wareham Limited, Newfoundland. Subjects include the Alberto Wareham Limited premises and vessels in Spencer's Cove, Placentia Bay; vessels owned by Alberto Wareham Limited in Harbour Buffett, Placentia Bay; the vessels Alberto Wareham and Herbert L. Rawding; a house being towed across Placentia Bay; and Elsie Wareham, Alberto's Wareham's sister.
     Some photographers, including John Butt and Bill Davies, are identified. Other photographers are unknown.
Terms Governing Use: Copyright held by Heather Wareham.
Custodial History: Photographs remained in the custody of Freeman Wareham until acquired by MHA in the 1980s.
Finding Aids: MHA finding aid 84
Subject: Elsie Wareham.
Subject: Alberto Wareham Ltd.
Subject: A. Wareham and Sons.
Subject: Alberto Wareham (Ship).
Subject: Herbert L. Rawding (Ship).
Subject: Fishing ships.
Subject: Schooners.
Subject: Fishing premises.
Subject: Spencer's Cove, Placentia Bay (N.L.)
Subject: Harbour Buffett, Placentia Bay (N.L.)
Subject: Photographs.


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