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Captain John Dryer letters to Magoun and Son, 1846

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 41
Identifier: C-Misc 49

Scope and Contents

Includes four handwritten letters providing an account of the damage and repair of the merchant ship Timoleon of Boston in 1846. The letters are written by Captain John Dryer in Fayal, Azores (Portugal) to the owners of the ship, Magoun and Son in Boston. The Timoleon had been severely damaged during a storm at sea on February 11, 1846 and docked at Fayal for repairs.

Dates

  • 1846

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restrictions

Extent

1 Folder

Language of Materials

English

Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

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