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Unidentified documents with wax seals, undated [2 items]

Description

This folder, within the papers of Richard Holbrook Tucker (1816-1895), contains invoices, correspondence, and notes related to Capt. Tucker's shipbuilding experiments; copies of articles about the Surf Boat from Scientific American, 1879; Assignment of Letters Patent for Improvements on the construction and mode of propelling and steering navigable vessels (printed on large parchment, folded).

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Details

Collection Name
Tucker family papers
Collection Code
MS033
Dates
undated
Acquisition Type
Gift
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
File part
Credit Line
Gift of Jane Standen Tucker, 1998.
GUSN
289012
Reference Code
MS033.002.007.009

Record details

Originator
Tucker, Richard Holbrook, 1816-1895 (Inventor)
Descriptive Terms
shipbuilding
Material Type
correspondence
invoices
patents
publications
Places
Wiscasset (Lincoln county, Maine)
Location Note
Box 27

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