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COLLECTION — Volume: 1 Identifier: 93M-191

Houghton Library collection of documents granting license to pilot ships in Chesapeake Bay area

Summary

Contains piloting licenses for John Thomas (Navy agent) and Thomas Clarke.

Dates

  • 1803

Language of Materials

English

Restrictions on Access

Access requires permission of curator.

Extent

.04 linear feet (1 volume)

Arrangement

Unprocessed.

Ownership and Custodial History

Documents found during microfilming from T News 50.6.15 (1801) Federal Gazette & Baltimore Daily, 17 Mar 1801, 1994.

Processing Information

Minimal description derived from existing records and converted to online finding aid, Betts Coup, 2020.
Link to catalog

Source

Title
Houghton Library, collector. Houghton Library collection of documents granting license to pilot ships in Chesapeake Bay area, 1803 (93M-191): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
November 16, 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou04736

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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