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[Employment contract for the Brig Othello]
Series I: Samuel and William Vernon, 1756-1799
Subseries 2. Business Papers, 1756-1799
Duncan, John, Captain
Vernon, Samuel, 1711-1792
New-York Historical Society
Contract for employment on the Brig Othello including names of crew, wages, and terms. Form printed and sold by Solomon Southwick, in Newport [Rhode Island]. On back, list of crew that received "one month's pay advance." Attached, receipt for wages for George Lambert from Samuel Vernon, signed by Elizabeth Preston.
Merchant ships--United StatesRhode Island--CommerceContract Labor--Rhode Island--NewportMerchant mariners--Salaries, etc.
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