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Guide to the Brigantine Sivan bill of lading 1977.447

128 Pierrepont Street
Brooklyn, NY, 11201

Brooklyn Historical Society

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Title: Brigantine Sivan bill of lading
Dates: 1759
Abstract: A bill of lading for one chest of merchandise and one slave to be delivered to the Port of Monto Cristo by Captain John Waddell, Jr. on board the Brigantine Sivan (or  Swan) leaving from the Harbor of New York, N.Y. The document is dated October 20, 1759.
Quantity: 0.05 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0070
Call Phrase: 1977.447
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.