Manifest of the brig Sally: September 11, 1764

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Title
Manifest of the brig Sally: September 11, 1764
Subtitle
September 11, 1764
Series
University Steering Committee on Slavery and Justice
Contributors
Hopkins, Esek, 1718-1802 (creator)
Date Created
1764-09-11
Abstract
Manifest of the Sally on its departure for Africa. The document, dated September 11, 1764, includes the name of the ship's captain (Esek Hopkins), owner (Nicholas Brown and Company, the name under which the four Brown brothers then did business), and a brief description of the ship's cargo. The primary commodity on the ship was New England rum, some 17, 274 gallons, but the cargo also included thirty boxes of spermaceti candles, 1800 bunches of onions, forty barrels of flour, 51 loaves of sugar, and various other trade goods and supplies.
Extent
1 p.

Citation

Hopkins, Esek, "Manifest of the brig Sally: September 11, 1764 " (1764). Steering Committee on Slavery and Justice. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library. https://repository.library.brown.edu/studio/item/bdr:303420/

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