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Phillip Hamman Papers, 1768-1787

Title
Phillip Hamman Papers, 1768-1787
ID
Mss. 39.2 H17
Extent
6.0 Items
Scope and Contents
Logbooks and accounts, 1768-1787, of Captain Phillip Hamman of Ipswich, Mass., master of the schooner, Hopewell, and other vessels. Includes logbook, 20 March - 17 April 1768, of a voyage from St. Eustatius, Leeward Islands, West Indies to Ipswich; logbook Feb. 1768; ledger, 1768-1787, of labor and fish trade; logbook, 1769, with memorandum of crew and cargo; logbook, 1787, tallying cargo of corn; and accounts, 1771.
Creators
Hamman, Phillip
Subjects
Colonial period, ca. 1609-1774
Massachusetts--History--18th century
Ocean travel--History
Schooners--United States--History--18th century
Genres
Account books
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Arthur W. Johnson.
Gift
Preferred Citation
Phillip Hamman Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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