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Item ID# AX2011.602.002
Title Schooner Nemesis ledger and log book, and Schooner Wanderer log book
Object Name Book, Record
Dates of Creation 1875-1877, 1880, 1882
Creator Spence, John
Other Creators [Spence, John H.?]
[Spence, Harry?]
Description This log book and ledger records:

Schooner Nemesis ledger section: expenses and earnings (1875, 1876, 1877), as well as financial records related to Captain John Spence, John H. Spence ("Jack" Spence), Harry Spence (1877), and other individuals to whom wages were paid, including: Maurice Precious, Thomas Harkness, Asa Garned, Harry Jones, John Cornelius, Laughlin Currie, John R. Black, John McDuff, William Woolway, David Derick, Robert Parker, Charles Greenwood, Edward Marlton, Archie McDonald, Sam Noble, Thomas Tate, Ben Garrison, Martin Gillies, Frank Granville, Malcolm Mathieson, John Mathieson, George Currie, Alex McDiarmid, William McKenzie, Frank Longe, and Charles Hillard.

Schooner Nemesis log book 1880 section: includes notes about the weather and the schooner's activities and journeys.

Schooner Wanderer log book 1882 section: includes information about the weather and the schooner's activities and journeys.

Enclosure: A letter from Goodenow & Hinds, dealers in lumber, shingles, R.R. ties, cedar posts and poles, wood and park, in Chicago to Captain John H. Spence, Southampton, 1885.
Finding Aid and Transcription Links TRANSCRIPT of Log book portions, Schooner Nemesis 1880 and Schooner Wanderer 1882

Collection Spence, John family fonds
Physical Description 1 volume ; 30 x 28.5 x 1 cm (multicoloured cardboard hard cover.)
Subjects Employees
Financial records
Shipping industry
People Blanck, John R.
Cornelius, John
Currie, George (Nemesis, Cove Island Lighthouse keeper)
Currie, Laughlin
Derick, David
Garrison, Ben
Granville, Frank
Greenwood, Charles
Harkness, Thomas
Hillard, Charles
Jones, Harry
Longe, Frank
Marlton, Edward
Matheson, John
McDiarmid, Alex
McDonald, Archie
McDuff, John
McKenzie, William
Noble, Sam
Parker, Robert
Precious, Maurice
Spence, James Hendry
Spence, John H.
Spence, John, Captain
Tate, Thomas
Woolway, William
Businesses and Organizations Wanderer
Place Lake Huron
Pike Bay
Red Bay
Stokes Bay
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