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Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
Sweet, George DunbarWeaver, NicholasWillock, RobertWilson, AbiatharPurchase, WilliamNeil, JonathanCoggeshall, BostonWiles, EphraimMagee, PaulOthello (Brig)
[Employment contract for the Brig Othello]
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.
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
Merchant ships--United StatesContract Labor--Rhode Island--NewportMerchant mariners--Salaries, etc.
Portage billsBlank forms
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