Letter to the Superintendent of Sailors' Snug Harbor, from Henry Tyson, U.S. Shipping Commissioner, Baltimore, MD, February 24, 1876


Identifier
SC-0016-III-A-1-0017
Abstract
Handwritten letter from Henry Tyson, U.S. Shipping Commissioner, to the Superintendent of Sailors' Snug Harbor requesting information on how an experienced sailor of his acquaintance can apply for admission as an inmate in the Sailors' Snug Harbor. The letter is on cream-colored paper with blue lines and the U.S. Shipping Commissioner heading at the top. Received while Captain Thomas Melville was governor of Sailors' Snug Harbor.
Name
Name: Tyson, Henry
Role: Author
Institutional Affiliation: United States. Shipping Commission (Baltimore, Md.)
Type Of Resource
Texts
Note
The 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 Info
Date Created: February 24 1876
Place: Baltimore (Md.)
Genre
letters (correspondence)
Physical Description
extent: 22.8 x 14 cm
Digital Origin: Reformatted digital