Letter to Captain Gustavus D. S. Trask, Governor of Sailors' Snug Harbor, from Robert B. Childs, Inmate, Sailors’ Snug Harbor, September 5, 1889

Handwritten letter from Robert B. Childs, inmate of Sailors' Snug Harbor, to Captain Gustavus D. S. Trask, stating that the time of his three-month suspension is over and asking for readmission to the Harbor. [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: September 5 1889
Place: New Brighton (New York, N.Y.)
letters (correspondence)
Physical Description
extent: 31.9 x 19.7 cm
Digital Origin: Reformatted digital