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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Nesmith and Sons records

Identifier: 00078
Scope and Contents This collection consists of accounts, contracts, legal depositions, miscellaneous business documents (promissory notes, checks, receipts, transfer notes, etc.), sea vessel charters, business correspondence, deeds, official statements and logbooks of merchant vessels, and other papers and volumes related to business of Nesmith and Sons, Shipbrokers.Of special interest are a series of letters and documents (November 15 - December 14, 1850) regarding the disposal of the unclaimed...
Dates: 1825 - 1896

Sumter (Barque) logbook

Identifier: c-00177
Scope and Contents

This collection contains the logbook of the commercial sailing vessel Sumter. The logbook records a round-trip voyage from Boston to Chile in 1858. The ship (barque) was commanded by Captain Bela B. Berry. Two pages of the log were later used as a scrapbook for published poetry and articles.

Dates: 1858