Category Archives: Collection Themes

Samuel Welsh (Brig)

Samuel Welsh (Brig) account book, 1857–1868. 1 volume (0.08 linear feet). About the brig Samuel Welsh In the period covered by this collection, the brig Samuel Welsh traveled from Philadelphia to Florida, the West Indies and the Mediterranean. About the … Continue reading

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Butler, Steuben

Steuben Butler papers, 1807–1833. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About Steuben Butler Steuben Butler, of Luzerne County, Pennsylvania was a newspaper publisher and editor. His newspapers included the Luzerne Federalist, the Post-Boy, and the Wyoming Herald. Butler died in 1881 … Continue reading

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Adams, John W.

John W. Adams papers, 1869–1912. 1 folder, plus 1 oversize folder (0.08 linear feet). About John W. Adams Captain John W. Adams was master of various schooners including W.G. Bartlett and Ocean Traveller. About the collection Papers related to the … Continue reading

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Hollyday, R. C.

Letter to A. & H. Jenkins from R.C. Hollyday, 1848. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About R. C. Hollyday Richard Carmichael Hollyday (1810-1885) was a lawyer who held several positions in government in Maryland, including serving as Secretary of State … Continue reading

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Cooper, Ryan

Ryan Cooper collection of Philadelphia Custom House records, 1821–1925. 3 boxes, 1 folder (3 linear feet). About Ryan Cooper Ryan Cooper is a collector of and dealer in nautical antiques. The United States Customs Service (1789-1927) processed paperwork for the … Continue reading

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Eisenberg, Raymond

Raymond Eisenberg papers and photographs, . 0 volumes, 0 folders (0 linear feet). About the collection Papers and photographs related to the Pennsylvania Nautical School and Pennsylvania Schoolship Association. Reference files Pennsylvania, Nautical School Ship

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Pilot’s notebook, Chesapeake Bay

Chesapeake Bay pilot’s notebook, undated. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About the collection Collection information currently unavailable. Please contact us for information about this collection.

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Wayne, Henry N.

Henry N. Wayne papers, 1897–1905. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About Henry N. Wayne The Reverend Henry N. Wayne, of New Britain, Connecticut, was Registrar General of the Military Order of Foreign Wars of the United States and secretary of … Continue reading

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Randall, Aaron F.

A.F. Randall business papers, 1837–1890. 1 box (0.2 linear feet). About Aaron F. Randall Aaron F. Randall was a special agent for the United States Treasury Department in the late 1860s, and later worked for an insurance company. About the … Continue reading

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Bailey & Co.

E H Bailey & Co. certificate, 1930. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About Bailey & Co. E.H. Bailey & Co., founded in 1849, was a firm of custom house brokers that conducted business for importers and exporters and acted as … Continue reading

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