Letter to the Superintendent of Sailors' Snug Harbor [R. P. Smythe], from W. L. Faxon, MD, Superintendent, National Sailors' Home, March 1, 1878
AbstractHandwritten letter from W. L. Faxon, MD, Superintendent of the National Sailors' Home in Quincy, Massachusetts, to the Superintendent of Sailors' Snug Harbor [at this time R. P. Smythe, and also presumably received by Governor Thomas Melville], requesting a copy of the Sailors' Snug Harbor "diet list" [list of meals or menus], as they are having difficulty finding options acceptable to all of their inmates.
Type Of ResourceTexts
NoteThe Sailors' Snug Harbor records are the Property of the Trustees of the Sailors’ Snug Harbor. The collection is on permanent loan at the Stephen B. Luce Library of SUNY Maritime College.
Origin InfoDate Created: March 1 1878
Place: Quincy (Mass.)
Genreletters (correspondence), business letters
Physical Descriptionextent: 23 x 14.2 cm
Digital Origin: Reformatted digital