Account book of Silas Casey, shipping merchant, East Greenwich, R.I., 1766-1768

Description

Contains itemized accounts of ship building and shipping transactions listing port of origin and name of container ship. Merchandise includes barrels, rum, fish, and salt. Also features a detailed account of ship building costs and materials.

Ships named: Schooner Abigail, Sloop Defiance, Sloop Seaflower, Sloop Marygold, Schooner Success.

Places mentioned: Newport, Warwick

Details

Descriptive Terms

account books

Physical Description

42 pp

Collection Code

MS008

Collection Name

Casey family papers

Reference Code

MS008.TMP.CS-v-66

Record Details

Material Type

account books

Descriptive Terms

Schooner Abigail
Sloop Defiance
Sloop Seaflower
Sloop Marygold
Schooner Success
Newport
Warwick

Description Level

Item