Item 2018-11-27-02 - Shephard & Morse Lumber Company Tin

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Shephard & Morse Lumber Company Tin


  • 1889 - 1946 (Accumulation)
  • 1877 - 1935 (Creation)

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Item officially donated to the archives' collection by Bill Marks, January 2019.

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This is a small tin container, engraved with "Shephard & Morse Lumber Co/Boston, New York, Burlington, VT AND Ottawa, Canada." The company was in operation under this name from 1877 - 1935.

Part of a collection of woodworking tools and items owned by Walter Reeves and Joseph Mark (Mark was original spelling before it changed to Marks). Reeves was Bradford Town Constable and Mark was a railway worker. Donated by their grandson, Bill Marks.

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