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Fortune (Ship)

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Works: 13 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 780 library holdings
Genres: Genealogy  History  Biography  Sources  Passenger lists 
Classifications: F68, 929.3
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    Miscellaneous Maritime Documents ( Archival Material )
    in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    Collection includes three pieces of correspondence, receipts, and sundry bills of exchange. One letter, dated 1843, written by Daniel Fisher of Edgartown, Massachusetts to Johnathan Chapman of Boston, Massachusetts, discusses impact of individuals in the whaling industry in the upcoming election; Fisher indicates the willingness to adopt any course of action considered expedient by the Whig State Central Committee. A second letter, dated 1849, is written by Edwin Herrick to an unnamed individual while Herrick is in Rio de Janeiro waiting for his ship to be repaired. The third letter, dated 1824, pertains to the sale of indigo. An extensive bill of exchange provides accounts of I.L. Steinbach; this document lists names of ships and types of cargo transported, along with an extensive lising of individuals involved in the transaction. Three receipts and/or scratch papers for invoice calculations are included in this collection
    Research on convicts transported on the ships Minstrel and Fortune in 1812 and 1813 by Shirley Tuff( Archival Material )
    1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    I. Compilation of the results of research into the lives of the 127 female convicts who were transported to New South Wales on board the ship "Minstrel" in 1812. II. Compilation of the results of research into the experiences of the convicts transported to New South Wales on board the ship "Fortune" in 1813. III. "Criminals or political deportees: the experiences of the convicts transported on the 'Fortune', 1813", 1993
 
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