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Catalog Number MS107 B02 F05
Title Brig Africa Insurance Policy
Object Name Documents
Scope & Content Insurance certificate for the Brig Africa, taken out by James Pitts for a voyage "to the coast of Africa, and while on the said coast & from Port to Port there and to Boston again upon any goods as also upon the Body, Tackle, Apparell..." The certificate was issued by the office of Joseph Dowse at King Street near the Long Wharf. List of the insurers appears in the People field. Dated August 14, 1749.
Collection Dudley Stoddard Collection
People Hutchinson, Thomas, 1711-1780
Gooch, John, dfl. 1749
Bowdoin, William, dfl. 1749
Winslow, Isaac, dfl. 1749
Bochmeau, James, dfl. 1749
Winslow, Joshua, dfl. 1749
Oxnard, Thomas, dfl. 1749
Greenleaf, Stephen, dfl. 1749
Dowse, Joseph, dfl. 1749
Hancock, Thomas, dfl. 1749
Search Terms Africa (Brig)
Subjects Portsmouth (N.H.)
Boston (Mass.)
Insurance
Insurance certificates
Insurance policies
Men
Merchants
Ships
Shipping
Africa
Date 1749