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Articles of Agreement for the Schooner Eddington

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 1497-sc
Articles of agreement for the Schooner Eddington of Bangor, Maine. The master for this voyage was Joseph Cole, bound from Frankfort, Maine to the Barbados and elsewhere in the United States. Receipt on the verso is dated May, 1931, and seems to indicate it was signed by the crew at the end of the voyage.

Dates

  • circa 1831

Restrictions on Access

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

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Extent

1 sheet (42 x 50 cm)

Overview

Articles of agreement between master and seamen showing time and place of entry, names, stations, wages, time of service, etc., of captain and crew.

Historical Note

Articles of agreement between master and seamen showing time and place of entry, names, stations, wages, time of service, etc., of captain and crew.

Printed on verso: An act for the government and regulation of seamen in the merchants' service.

On verso: Receipt, Bangor, dated May 5, 1831, and signed by crew members stating that they received their wages in full.

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.
Title
Guide to the Articles of Agreement for the Schooner Eddington
Status
No additional box or folder list for this small collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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