Letter to Captain Gustavus D. S. Trask, Governor of Sailors' Snug Harbor, from A. [Alfred] O. Paine, former inmate, Sailors’ Snug Harbor, November 10, 1889


Handwritten letter from Alfred O. Paine, former inmate of Sailors' Snug Harbor, to Captain Gustavus D. S. Trask, asking him to remove his name from the list of inmates of the Harbor. he and his wife have land in Florida suitable for lemon and orange orchards. He explains that their state senator, G. S. Hardee, made a fortune [presumably in a similar way] and that if he falls on great misfortune, he will apply to the Trustees for readmission.

Name: Paine, Alfred O., -1896
Role: Author

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: November 10 1889
Place: Cocoa (Fla.)
letters (correspondence)
Physical Description
extent: 24.5 x 19.6 cm
Digital Origin: Reformatted digital