Letter to Captain Gustavus D. S. Trask, Governor of Sailors' Snug Harbor, from Robert B. Childs, Inmate, Sailors’ Snug Harbor, June 23, [1889]

Handwritten letter from Robert B. Childs, inmate of Sailors' Snug Harbor, to Captain Gustavus D. S. Trask, asking for permission to get belongings from his trunk in the Dining Room building's attic. [Cataloger's note: SSH records have Childs's name spelled "Childs" but his own handwriting appears to spell it as "Childe." Cross-referencing for spelling purposes.]
Name: Childs, Robert B., 1821-1908
Role: Author
Institutional Affiliation: Sailors' Snug Harbor (Institution)

Name: Trask, Gustavus D. S. (Dunham Smith), 1837-1914
Role: Addressee
Institutional Affiliation: Sailors' Snug Harbor (Institution)
Type Of Resource
The 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 Info
Date Created: June 23 1889
Place: New Brighton (New York, N.Y.)
letters (correspondence)
Physical Description
extent: 20.1 x 12.4 cm
Digital Origin: Reformatted digital