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[Affidavit for the Brig Orange]
Series I: Samuel and William Vernon, 1756-1799
Subseries 2. Business Papers, 1756-1799
Two Brothers (Sloop)
New-York Historical Society
Petition for insurance funds for the Brig Orange after wrecking upon a reef "about three mites to the Eastward of Man of War Kry near the Island of Abaca, one of the Bahama Islands" after leaving the port of Havana [Cuba] on March 6, 1799, carrying 120 slaves.
Merchant ships--United StatesSlave trade--Rhode Island--NewportSlave trade--Cuba--HavanaSlave trade--Bahamas
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