Register of the John C. Merrill & Co. Letters

Mandeville Special Collections Library 0175S
UC, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Phone: (858) 534-2533
Fax: (858) 534-5950
Email: spcoll@ucsd.edu
Repository Website: http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/
© 1997
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Register of the John C. Merrill & Co. Letters,1869

MSS 0189

Mandeville Special Collections Library

GEISEL LIBRARY



UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO

La Jolla, CA 92093-0175

Contact Information:

  • Mandeville Special Collections Library 0175S
  • UC, San Diego
  • La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
  • Phone: (858) 534-2533
  • Fax: (858) 534-5950
  • Email: spcoll@ucsd.edu
  • Repository Website: http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.
This file last updated: July 1997.

DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

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.

ABSTRACT

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.