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Hagerty Company Collection, 1940-1946, undated

Manuscript Collection #1084

Descriptive Summary Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Title: Hagerty Company Collection
Creator: Hagerty Company
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English
Extent: 0.25 Cubic feet, 18 items .

Administrative Information Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Accessions Information

October 6, 2006, (unprocessed) 18 items, 0.25 cubic feet; Collection (1940-1946, undated) relating to the Hagerty Company, Cohasset, MA, including its construction of PT (Patrol Torpedo) boats and RADAR tripods, model yachts, sailboats, skiffs, dinghies, and outboards, including correspondence, photographic prints, blueprints and printed materials. See preliminary inventory attached. Purchase (Special Manuscript Fund), Ten Pound Island Book Co., Gloucester, MA

Access Restrictions

No restrictions

Copyright Notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Preferred Citation

Hagerty Company Collection (#1084), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Purchase (Special Manuscript Fund), Ten Pound Island Book Co., Gloucester, MA

Processing Information

  • Encoded by Lindsay Flood, April 4, 2008


Preliminary Inventory Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

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Series 1:
Manuscripts & Photographic Prints
  • Box 1#1084.1
    • Folder a#1084.1.a
      Letter, sketch & blueprint (11/13/1944) relating to design of a wooden pram dighy from Dwight S. Simpson, John G. Alden Yacht Broker, Boston, MA to Francis Hagerty, Hagerty Company, Cohasset, MA. Typed letter signed. Pencil sketch. 3 items. 3 p.
    • Folder b#1084.1.b
      Catalog of Plywood Boat Plans, Compiled by Douglas Fir Plywood Association, Tacoma 2, Washington April 1, 1946. 1 item. 11 p.
    • Folder c#1084.1.c
      PT Boat Radar Tripods Under Construction by Hagerty Company, Cohasset, MA (1944) Photographic prints. B & W. 8" x 10" 7 items. 24 p. Notes: prints have canvass backing. 14 duplicate images. PT Boat = Patrol Torpedo Boat.
Series 2:
Boat Plans & Specifications
Oversize Folder os2#1084.os2
15-Ft. Sailboat Plan 20 (3/15/1940) designed by Edwin Monk, Naval Architect, including plans and specifications with material list and complete instructions for building. Published by Douglas Fir Plywood Association, Tacoma 2, Washington. Printed. 31.5" x 17.25" 1 item. 1 p.
Oversize Folder os3#1084.os3
20-Ft. Sailboat Plan 21 (4/30/1940) designed by C. P. & E. D. Burress, including plans and specifications with material list and complete instructions for building. Published by Douglas Fir Plywood Association, Tacoma 2, Washington. Printed. 32" x 24.5" 1 item. 1 p.
Oversize Folder os5#1084.os5
9-Ft. Skiff Plan 23 (undated) designed by Edwin Monk, Naval Architect, including plans and specifications with material list and complete instructions for building. Published by Douglas Fir Plywood Association, Tacoma 2, Washington. Printed. 19.5" x 14" 1 item. 1 p.
Oversize Folder os6#1084.os6
7' 9" Pram Dinghy Plan 24 (6/15/1940) designed by C. P. & E. D. Burress, including plans and specifications with material list and complete instructions for building. Published by Douglas Fir Plywood Association, Tacoma 2, Washington. Printed. 20" x 16" 1 item. 1 p.
Oversize Folder os7#1084.os7
13½-Ft. Plywood Outboard Plan 25 (undated) designed by Edwin Monk, Naval Architect, including plans and specifications with material list and complete instructions for building. Published by Douglas Fir Plywood Association, Tacoma 2, Washington. Printed. 30.5" x 22" 1 item. 1 p.

Online access to this finding aid is supported with funds created through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). These funds come through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which is administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. This grant is part of the North Carolina ECHO, Exploring Cultural Heritage Online, Digitization Grant Program.

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