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Scope and Contents One handwritten account book for the ship Pactolus and its owners, 1844-1848. The account book appears to be for the members of the crew, as it documents their pay as well as their expenses. The book contains 70 pages of accounts and 20 pages of copies of letters. Also included with the account book is a letter from London written to the Captain of the Pactolus (Captain Samuel Harding) concerning a contract to ship first class. Also included is a copy of a related letter written by Captain...