Lane/Mead Boston Maritime Collection, 1931-2004
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Brief Description: This collection documents the industrial development and history of the Port of Boston. It is an artificially constructed collection containing material from various entities connected with the Port of Boston Harbor Shipping Industry, including Arthur Lane, Jane Mead, Capt. A. Ross Pope, the Boston Shipping Association, Walter Egee, and Capt. Steve Palmer.
Held at:
Boston Public Library Archival and Manuscript Finding Aid Database
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116
Created by: Lane, Arthur, Mead, Jane
Volume: 6.0 Cubic Feet
Acquired: 00/00/2006.

This collection is arranged into 12 series:

1.  Day Books

2.  Vessels Log

3.   Peabody & Lane

4.  Certificates for shares of Peabody & Lane Capital Stock

5.  The Stowage Red Book

6. The Port of Boston Handbooks

7.   Scrapbooks

8.  Commission on Waterways and Public Lands

9.  Letters and Miscellany

10.  Photographs and Certificate

11.  Port of Boston and Related Material

12.  Related Material

Access Restrictions: Open for research.
Rights/Use Restrictions:

Items in this collection may be subject to copyright restrictions. The Boston Public Library does not hold copyright on the material in this collection. Researchers are responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations that hold copyright.

When reproducing material from this collection please include the credit line "Courtesy of the Trustees of the Boston Public Library/Rare Books."

Acquisition Notes: Arthur Lane and Jane Mead  Donation
PreferredCitation: Lane/Mead Boston Maritime Collection, 3898. Rare Books and Manuscripts Department, Boston Public Library. Courtesy of the Trustees of the Boston Public Library/Rare Books.