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Fish shipping related correspondence and other records Yip Sang Company


Correspondence, shipping instructions, contracts and other records related to shipping canned fish to the United States of America and to Asia, particularly Hong Kong, Osaka and Kobe. Documentation also concerns fishing licences and canning regulations, transport of fish within British Columbia, fuel purchases, cold storage of fish, rent on Newcastle Island, and affairs of O. Higashide, a business partner of Yip Sang.

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