Reel of microfilm containing a notebook containing miscellaneous notes and calculations relating to the seal and whale fishing industry 1873-1909; aMinute book, Tay Whale Fishing Company, 1845-1861; a Minute book, Tay Whale Fishing Company, 1879-1920; two Certificates of discharge in favour of George Kinnes, which includes personal particulars, names of ships and places of discharge with character references, 1873 and 1905; and paper read to the French Society of Broughty Ferry. 'Some ideas and information on the whale fishing in the Arctic Seas'. Signed [N.S. Crondace]. 1885.
Records include: Minute books and related volumes and files of the Arbiters Committee, Values and Margins Sub-Committee and Arbitration Tribunals of the Jute Importers' Association. 1918-1969 Correspondence and papers relating to arbitration, appeals and various disputes mainly between members of the Jute Importers' Association and shipping companies. 1910-1942 Correspondence and papers relating to claims for damaged, delayed or short delivered jute cargo. 1957-1976 Arbitration papers and "Amicable settlements". 1958-1973 Correspondence and papers mainly with the Board of Trade relating to Restrictive Trade Practices Act. 1957-1971
2nd numbered series conforming to file index [titles in index given in square brackets if different from heading on file] [MS 84/15/6 - MS 84/15/9 'J/14 - Joint Council', i.e. Jute Joint Council (Dundee) subsequently Jute and Allied Textile Council (Dundee Area).] MS 84/15/15 - MS 84/15/19 'W/35 Wages Structure - Official Association Scheme and Amendments (Pink book)'; files are mainly working papers of the Assistant Secretary.* 1952-1967.