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Family papers, 1771-1967

Author: Robert Williams; Robert P Williams; Alexander Williams; Williams family.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Correspondence, daybooks, ledgers, invoices, receipts, ships' papers, genealogical materials, photos, and other papers, chiefly relating to Williams's activities in the East Indian and Caribbean area trade and later coastwise shipping in Maine; and papers of his son, Robert P. Williams (1788-1851), and grandson, Alexander Williams (1818-1900), Boston booksellers, and other family members, pertaining to domestic and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ship's papers
Genealogies
History
Naval history
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Williams; Robert P Williams; Alexander Williams; Williams family.
OCLC Number: 28499005
Description: ca. 750 items and 4 boxes.

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Correspondence, daybooks, ledgers, invoices, receipts, ships' papers, genealogical materials, photos, and other papers, chiefly relating to Williams's activities in the East Indian and Caribbean area trade and later coastwise shipping in Maine; and papers of his son, Robert P. Williams (1788-1851), and grandson, Alexander Williams (1818-1900), Boston booksellers, and other family members, pertaining to domestic and business matters. Includes information concerning Williams's shipwreck off Arabia in 1792 and the capture of his schooner Neuter by a British privateer off Montserrat in the West Indies in 1794.

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