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Atwood Collection

Atwood

Overview

Nathaniel E. Atwood, fisherman, amateur ichthyologist, Commissioner of Fisheries, representative to the Massachusetts State Legislature, friend and correspondent of the famous naturalist and scientist Louis Agassiz, who founded the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard University, Nathaniel Atwood's life was remarkable in every respect. [More...]

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  • Nathaniel Atwood Correspondence
    George Batz Blake letter to Nathaniel Atwood regarding securing fish from W. Kellog of Hartford,...
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: Captains, Fishing, Letters, Atwood, Nathaniel
  • Nathaniel Atwood Correspondence
    Handwritten letter , dated April 20, 1868, from Captain Nathaniel Atwood to his father, N.E....
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: Autographs, Cetacean (Schooner), Letters, Lifesaving, Lone Star (Brig), Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Shipwrecks, Whalers (Persons), Whaling, Whaling--Massachusetts--History, Atwood, Nathaniel
  • Nathaniel Atwood Correspondence
    Letter, dated 25 May 1867, from N.E. Atwood to Charles Francis Adams, U.S. Ambassador to the...
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: Autographs, Cetacean (Schooner), Letters, Lone Star (Brig), Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Shipwrecks, Whalers (Persons), Whaling, Whaling--Massachusetts--History, Whaling--Massachusetts--Provincetown--History, Atwood, Nathaniel
  • Nathaniel Atwood Correspondence - two copies
    Two handwritten copies of a letter, dated May 28, 1867, from George Batz Blake to (probably) U.S....
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: Ambassadors, Biography, Letters, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Shipwrecks, Whalers (Persons), Whaling--Massachusetts--History, Whaling--Massachusetts--Provincetown--History, Atwood, Nathaniel
  • Nathaniel Atwood Correspondence
    Reply from Captain Nathaniel Atwood to the British Consulate regarding his September 30, 1867...
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: British, Captains, Letters, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Sailing ships, Atwood, Nathaniel
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