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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
    Copy of letter from Francis Clave Ford to the Hon. Willima H. Seward dated October 28, 1867,...
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: British, Cabinet officers, Captains, Gifts, Letters, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Sailing ships, Shipwrecks, White House (Washington, D.C.), Seward, William H.
  • Nathaniel Atwood Correspondence
    Letter from Francis Lousada to N.E. Atwood requesting information as to the number of daus delay...
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: British, Captains, Cetacean (Schooner), Letters, Lone Star (Brig), Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Schooners, Shipwrecks, Whaling, Atwood, Nathaniel
  • Nathaniel Atwood Correspondence
    Letter from Francis Lousada, British Consulate in Boston, to N.E. Atwood requesting information...
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: British, Captains, Cetacean (Schooner), Letters, Lone Star (Brig), Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Schooners, Shipwrecks, Atwood, Nathaniel
  • Nathaniel Atwood Correspondence
    Two copies of receipt for 7 pounds for subsistence of brig Lone Star crew from H.M Consul Francis...
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: British, Captains, Cetacean (Schooner), Letters, Lone Star (Brig), Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Schooners, Shipwrecks, Whaling, Atwood, Nathaniel
  • Nathaniel Atwood Correspondence
    Reply to N.E. Atwood from C.F. Adams regarding proper channels for his report. i.e. British...
    Collection: Atwood
    Format: Text
    Subjects: British, Captains, Cetacean (Schooner), Letters, Lone Star (Brig), Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Schooners, Shipwrecks, Whaling
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