Jacob and Edward Taylor papers 1759-1828 (bulk 1759-1798)
Jacob and Edward Taylor papers
Taylor, Jacob, 1729-1788 and Taylor, Edward, 1765-1798
This collection contains 32 documents regarding the nautical careers of merchant ship captains Jacob and Edward Taylor of Plymouth, Massachusetts. Sailing orders, bills of lading, wage agreements, and other financial and legal records relate to their voyages to Gibraltar, the Caribbean, and Virginia in the late 18th century.
The material is in English
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