Lorenzo Bryant Papers

Manuscripts Collection 106

Overview of the Collection

Repository: G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport
Creator: Bryant, Lorenzo
Title: Lorenzo Bryant Papers
Dates: 1869-1908
Extent: 1 box and 7 vol.
Abstract: The collection includes bills, receipts, crew lists, accounts, insurance policies, port papers, letters, and account books.
Identification: Coll. 106

Biography of Lorenzo Bryant

Lorenzo Bryant of Round Pond, Maine, was master of the schooners MARK GREY, NIMBUS, GEORGE & ALBERT, and CARRIE E. WOODBURY.

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Restrictions on Access

Available for use in the Manuscripts Division

Restrictions on Use

Various copying restriction apply. Guidelines are available from the Manuscripts Division.

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Index Terms

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.

 Corporate Bodies (Including Vessels):

Carrie E. Woodbury (Schooner)
George & Albert (Schooner)
Mark Gray (Schooner)
Nimbus (Schooner)



Document Types:

Insurance policies


Shipmasters–Maine–Round Pond

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Coll. 106, Manuscripts Collection, G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc.

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Index to Personal, Corporate and Vessel Names

NOTE: The fraction(s) indicate the Box and Folder numbers where that particular reference can be found. For example, the researcher will find information about A.E. Howard & Son in Box 1, Folder 6 of the collection.
A.E. Howard & Son 1/6
Barbour, S.H. 1/6
Broward, ? (Capt.) 1/6
Brown, John 1/6
Doyle, ? 1/7
Fletcher, ? (Capt.) 1/6
French, Thomas D. 1/6
Gilkey, Roscoe 1/6
Holyoke, Caleb 1/6
Holyoke, Frank H. 1/6
J.E. Grady & Co. 1/6
Kavanaugh, Peter 1/6
Lout & Clarage 1/6
Mason, Andrew J. 1/6
Maxon, George W. 1/6
Merchant’s Insurance Co. 1/6
Mier, Talana 1/6
Morton, Al 1/6
NIMBUS (Schooner) 1/6
Powers, Ben 1/6
Riggs & Brother 1/6
Robinson, George 1/6
Sawyer, W.A. 1/7
Shockley, H.M. 1/6
Smith, Gregory & Winters 1/6
Smith, L.B. 1/6
Snow, ? 1/6
Straub, John 1/6
Wade, ? 1/7
White, Thadeus 1/6
Wood, ? (Capt.) 1/6
Woodbury, Doris 1/6
Woodbury, G.F. 1/6
Woodbury, Samuel H. 1/6
Young, ? (Capt.) 1/6

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Detailed Description of the Collection

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.


Papers; 1842-1914
Box Folder
1 1 Papers of Schooner CARRIE E. WOODBURY, Lorenzo Bryant, Master; 1884-1896
2 Papers, Schooners NIMBUS, MARK GRAY, and MAUD BRIGGS, Lorenzo Bryant, Master; 1890-1892
3 Receipts, Lorenzo Bryant; 1881-1914
4 Schooner GEROGE & ALBERT, Lorenzo Bryant, Master; 1876-1882
5 Miscellaneous papers; 1842-1884
6 Correspondence and receipts; 1890-1899
7 Correspondence and receipts; 1901-1908
8 Miscellaneous; undated
Volumes; 1873-1914
1 Account book for Schooner GEORGE & ALBERT; 1873-1875
2 Account book of expenses for Schooner MAUD BRIGGS; 1882-1892
3 Receipt book of George Bryant; 1890
4 Notebook listing supplies for Schooner NIMBUS; 1898-1899
5 Account book; 1901-1914
6 Account book for Schooner FREDDIE HENCKEN; 1903-1907
7 Merchant bank book; 1914

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