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Benjamin C. Howard letters to his parents in Salem, Mass. : ALS, 1849 November 25 - 1852 June 9.
BANC MSS 89/204 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Benjamin C. Howard letters to his parents in Salem, Mass. : ALS, 1849 November 25 - 1852 June 9

Creator/Contributor:

Howard, Benjamin C., creator

Abstract:

13 letters written while Howard was serving as first mate of clipper ships sailing in the Pacific and the south Atlantic. Letters written from San Francisco, aboard ship, Rio de Janero, and Hong Kong.

Date:

1849 (issued)

Physical Description:

1 box (.25 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 89/204 c

Origin:

California