|Repository:||G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport|
|Title:||James Lowell Papers|
|Abstract:||Bills, accounts, receipts and 45 letters relating primarily to the schooner HARMONY, ship ROGER SHERMAN, and brigs NEUTRALITY, PLEIADES, and SARAH, commanded by Lowell in the coastwise and West Indies trades with cargoes primarily of lumber, salt, coal, and coffee. Also includes correspondence with William Health, Lowell’s brother-in-law and business partner in the 1850’s.|
Lowell was a shipmaster and shipowner of Bath, Maine.
Restrictions on Access
Available for use in the Manuscripts Division.
Restrictions on Use
Various copying restriction apply. Guidelines are available from the Manuscripts Division.
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the G. W. Blunt White Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the G. W. Blunt White Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should
Roger Sherman (Ship)
Bath (Me.)–Commerce–West Indies
Coastwise shipping–Atlantic Coast (U.S.)
Salt industry and trade
Coll.35, Manuscripts Collection, G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc.
The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.