Charles Montgomery papers, 1854.


Charles Montgomery papers, 1854.

Small group of documents relating to a voyage of the Bark Rio, Charles Montgomery, Master, out of New York City, from Boston, Mass. to Cape Verde Islands. Contains correspondence by Ch[arles] J Helms, Agent for the Commercial Agency USA at the Island of St. Thomas, a letter by Cha[rles] Tyng dated Havana March 14 1854 to Capt. Charles Montgomery, and copies of letters by Silas B. Deane to Samuel M. Crocker, Whitmore & Co., etc. Also contains portage bill, log book and accounts.

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Rio (Bark) (corporateBody)

Tyng, Charles, 1801-1879 (person)

Charles Tyng (1801-1879), a sea captain and merchant of Boston and Newburyport, Mass. From the description of Memoirs of Charles Tyng, ca. 1878. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122396888 ...

Montgomery, Charles F. (Charles Franklin), 1910-1978 (person)

Charles F. Montgomery was an antique dealer, collector, and museum curator. He began his museum career in 1949 when he joined the professional staff of the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum. A Harvard graduate, he was an active collector, pewter dealer, and professional consultant when he met H. F. du Pont in 1937. When du Pont opened Winterthur as a museum in 1951, Montgomery was appointed associate curator and executive secretary. He played an instrumental role in starting and teaching i...

Whitmore & Co. (corporateBody)

Deane, Silas B. (person)

Helms, Charles J. (person)

Crocker, Samuel M. (person)