Letter to the Governor of Sailors' Snug Harbor [Captain Thomas Melville], from Porter & Wetmore, Produce Commission Merchants, May 13, 1879
AbstractHandwritten letter from Porter & Wetmore, Produce Commission Merchants, to the Governor of Sailors' Snug Harbor, at the time Captain Thomas Melville. The writer mentions that the previous governor, Mr. De Peyster, ordered butter from Porter & Wetmore and asks to again provide butter to Sailors' Snug Harbor. The writer also states that they would like a "valise basket" if the inmates of Sailors' Snug Harbor make them.
Type Of ResourceTexts
NoteThe collection is on permanent loan at the Stephen B. Luce Library of SUNY Maritime College. The Sailors' Snug Harbor records are the Property of the Trustees of the Sailors’ Snug Harbor.
Origin InfoDate Created: May 13 1879
Place: New York (N.Y.)
Genreletters (correspondence), business letters, commercial correspondence
Physical Descriptionextent: 26.8 x 20.4 cm
Digital Origin: Reformatted digital