Nova Scotia Company incorporation ledgers and other records

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Nova Scotia Company incorporation ledgers and other records

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  • 1900-1958 (Creation)

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1.1 m of textual records

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Series forms part of the Nova Scotia Registrar of Joint Stock Companies fonds and consists of primarily ledgers recording companies incorporated in Nova Scotia, companies whose incorporation was revoked, and an index to companies incorporated from 1900 to 1914. Ledger entries provide company name, registered address, certificate number, and lists documents filed, dates they were filed, and fees collected. Entries also provide information on the form of corporate incorporation whether it be under the NS Companies Act, a specific statutes or other means, the dollar amount of authorized capital, location of head office, and name of agent in Nova Scotia. Series is mainly arranged chronologically.

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Access to Registers of incorporation and registration (1987-004/34 and 1987-004/35) is restricted for preservation reasons. See reference copy available on MFM 13228.

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