Annapolis Port of Entry record books
This collection contains two volumes that list ships entering the Port of Annapolis and their cargo, 1756-1775.
- 1756 - 1775
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0.42 Linear Feet (2 volumes)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of an anonymous donor, 1963.
Scope and Contents
Volume 1 contains a list of all ships entering the port of Annapolis together with time of entry, master's name, type of vessel, tonnage, armament, size of crew, when and where built and registered, name of owners, inventory of cargo, departure, port, and place where bond was given. Volume 2 contains lists of ships leaving with time of clearance, all information listed above, and destination. Entries made by Deputy Naval Officers.
- Guide to the Annapolis Port of Entry record books
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- 2021-08-23: Manually entered into ArchivesSpace by Mallory Herberger.