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Register of the John C. Merrill & Co. Letters
MSS 0189  
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    Title: John C. Merrill & Co. Letters,
    Date (inclusive): 1869
    Collection number: MSS 0189
    Extent: 0.01 linear feet (8 items in one folder (16 leaves).)
    Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
    La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
    Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Preferred Citation

    John C. Merrill & Co. Letters, MSS 0189. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.


    Six holograph letters to Wm. G. Blackler, whaling agent and apparent owner of the bark "Victor," offering John C. Merrill & Co.'s services in procurring a shipment for the bark. The letters are signed "J. C. Merrill & Co." Also included are part of a sheet on which a summary of each of the letters to Blackler was kept and a sheet detailing cargos, prices, and estimated sailing durations of potential charters for the "Victor."

    Shipping commission and forwarding merchants; office in San Francisco.