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[Employment contract for the Brig Othello]
Series I: Samuel and William Vernon, 1756-1799
Subseries 2. Business Papers, 1756-1799
Othello (Brig)Sweet, George DunbarWeaver, NicholasWillock, RobertWilson, AbiatherPurchase, WilliamNeal, JonathanCoggeshall, BostonWiles, EphraimMagee, Paul
New-York Historical Society
Contract for employment on the Brig Othello for a voyage from Newport [Rhode Island] to Africa, to the West Indies and back to Newport. Includes names of crew, wages, and terms. On back, multiple notations dated August 1, 1774, through October 3, 1775, detailing payments to crew.
Merchant ships--United StatesRhode Island--CommerceContract Labor--Rhode Island--NewportMerchant mariners--Salaries, etc.
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