American Maritime Documents, 1776-1860, Illustrated and Described
This book represents a unique addition to the literature of our maritime past. Written by Mystic Seaport Museum's Curator of Manuscripts, it is intended to assist in identifying documents that were common in the conduct of America's shipping industry from students, 1776 to 1860. It will appeal to educators, manuscript dealers and collectors, librarians, archivists, and anyone else with an interest maritime documents.
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BOND FOR DUTIES 1825
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