William Skinner papers 1768-1779 (bulk 1778)
J. M. Taylor (Schooner) records
Robert M. Blackwell & Company
These letters and documents pertain to the commercial sailing vessel J. M. Taylor , on lease to the Federal government for Civil War service. The focus of the papers is Blackwell & Company's attempts to obtain restitution from the government for wartime damages to the vessel.
The material is in English
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