Jump to navigation
Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
[Unsigned letter to Francis Mairez]
Vernon, William, 1719-1806Vernon, Samuel, Jr.Hammond, NathanielSweet, George DunbarVernon, Samuel, 1711-1792Mairez, FrancisAmerica (Ship)Othello (Brig)
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
Unsigned manuscript copy of letter from Newport [Rhode Island] dated July 17 177, followed by letter dated October 1, 1776 [addressed to Francis Mairez, in William Vernon's hand].
Slave trade--Rhode Island--NewportMerchant ships--United StatesRum industry--Jamaica--Montego Bay
This digital image may be used for educational or scholarly purposes without restriction. Commercial and other uses of the item are prohibited without prior written permission from the New-York Historical Society. For more information, please visit the New-York Historical Society's Rights and Reproductions Department web page at http://www.nyhistory.org/about/rights-reproductions