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Papers relating to the ship Electric Spark, 1856-1857.
BANC MSS 93/158 c box 1; BANC MSS 93/158 c oversize folder 1
Collection Overview

Title:

Papers relating to the ship Electric Spark, 1856-1857

Creator/Contributor:

Titcomb, Zebulon.

Creator/Contributor:

T. Magoun & Son

Creator/Contributor:

James Sutton & Co

Creator/Contributor:

D.L. Ross & Co

Abstract:

33 documents surveying what occurred when the ship Electric Spark arrived in San Francisco with damaged goods includes the San Francisco Port Warden's survey of the ship's condition and contents, and letters to the ship's owners Magoun and Son of New York from L. Howe, Sutton & Co. of New York, D.L Ross & Co. of San Francisco, and from Zebulon Titcomb, captain of the Electric Spark. These relate to shipping, condition of goods shipped, etc. Also includes a letter to Ross Falconer and Co. from D.L. Ross, and Sutton & Co. shipping manifests. Oversize folder contains notarized affadavit from Titcomb, master of the ship, 1857.

Date:

1856 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Electric Spark (Ship)
Shipping -- California -- 19th century
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Commerce

Note:

Papers relating to the ship Electric Spark, BANC MSS 93/158 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from California Book Auction Galleries; February 1993.
In English.

Physical Description:

print
1 box, 1 oversize folder (.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 93/158 c box 1
BANC MSS 93/158 c oversize folder 1

Origin:

California