Letter to the Superintendent of Sailors' Snug Harbor [R. P. Smythe], from W. L. Faxon, MD, Superintendent, National Sailors' Home, March 1, 1878

Handwritten 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. 
Name: Faxon, William Lyman
Role: Author
Institutional Affiliation: National Sailors' Home
Type Of Resource
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: March 1 1878
Place: Quincy (Mass.)
letters (correspondence), business letters
Physical Description
extent: 23 x 14.2 cm
Digital Origin: Reformatted digital