Owners of the American Schooner Mount Hope..

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Mount Hope (Ship), Marine accidents,
Other titlesRelief of owners of American schooner Mount Hope, damaged by collision with U.S. dredge Navesink
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Claims
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination1 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16138769M

Notable among these documents are correspondence, agreements, financial accounts, and memoranda relating to the activities of the pilot boats Favorite of Tisbury, Mass.,and Penekese of New Bedford, Mass.,and a roll book giving the names, stations, and service dates of soldiers who manned the Delaware (Ship) during the.

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Just that morning, the frigate had captured and burned a schooner off Plumb Island. Bushnell personally sat in the whale boat while oarsmen rowed in the darkness, towing two of his mines toward the mine was.

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She made one voyage to the East r: Benjamin Tanner, Dartmouth. Papers of the American slave trade. Series A, Selections from the Rhode Island Historical Society [microfilm] / editorial adviser, Jay Coughtry. microfilm reels ; 35 mm.—(Black studies research sources) Accompanied by a printed guide compiled by Martin P.

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United States v. Schooner Amistad, 40 U.S. (15 Pet.) (), was a United States Supreme Court case resulting from the rebellion of Africans on board the Spanish schooner La Amistad in It was an unusual freedom suit that involved international issues and parties, as well as United States law.

The historian Samuel Eliot Morison described it in as the most Citations: 40 U.S. (more)15 Pet. ; 10 L. The following is information found in the records of the National Archives and Records Administration. It identifies the record group and series, with brief descriptions and locations.

It does not provide actual documents. Some of the records are microfilmed, and have been noted. For further insight, see Walter B. Hill Jr.'s Prologue article on this 21, Waddell, W. New York. Relative to the "Weathergage.".

Mount Hope is published bi-annually in Bristol, Rhode Island, by the Roger Williams University Department of English and Creative Writing. Individual subscription rates are: $20 annually or $ Residing on a bluff over the foot of Mt. Hope Bay, the restaurant beckons guests to relax and soak in our panoramic, award-winning bayside views.

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Join in on nature’s daily entertainment and. General Patton was quite well off — he did not have to fund the schooner out of his Army paychecks. The schooner’s new owners will also have to be well heeled, but recalling that never to be forgotten week in I am convinced she is a very desirable cruising yacht, even aside from her unique history.

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Holland is an award-winning writer and journalist, and the author of the The Invisibles: The Untold Story of African American Slavery Inside the White House, which was named as the Silver Medal Award winner in U.S.

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Full text of "The history of Bristol, R.I". Owners of the schooner were Taber and Gordon, probable of New Bedford, MA.; Oct 2-Nov 25 (8 pieces) 19 (A19) Papers, including correspondence, a transcription of a telephone conversation, and a copy of an average bond regarding the schooner FLORA CONDON of Boston, MA, which was rammed west of Point Judith, RI, by the schooner JOST, Oct Castle's book then goes into an aside to discuss the San Lorenzan dialect by translating "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star" into San Lorenzan.

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Log Book of the Schooner Pilgrim, on voyage to the South Seas. Captain Samuel Delano, Jr., Paper bound, 8 ¼” x 13” Work book, 1 large page folded and sewn to make small booklet.

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The Maine Vertical File is a compilation of historical material in the collection of the Jesup Memorial Library, in a variety of formats, mostly pertaining to Mount Desert Island but also including information about people, places, and events throughout Maine.

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