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Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
[Employment contract for the Brig Othello]
Duncan, John, CaptainStanton, JohnFairbanks, JonathanLambert, GeorgeClarkson, EdwardKennedy, JohnScranton, SamuelLarm, GeorgeCoe, MatthewTrudgeon, DanielPreston, ElizabethVernon, Samuel, 1711-1792Othello (Brig)
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
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 StatesContract Labor--Rhode Island--NewportMerchant mariners--Salaries, etc.
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