Item #029064 1862 Port of Philadelphia Manuscript & Printed Bill of Lading Entry of Merchandise Customs Duties for the Bark White Wing from La Guayra; Capt. A. Esling, Master, for a Cargo of Coffee Imported By Wilson Childs & Co. Americana - 19th Century - Civil War - Shipping - Customs Duties.
1862 Port of Philadelphia Manuscript & Printed Bill of Lading Entry of Merchandise Customs Duties for the Bark White Wing from La Guayra; Capt. A. Esling, Master, for a Cargo of Coffee Imported By Wilson Childs & Co.

1862 Port of Philadelphia Manuscript & Printed Bill of Lading Entry of Merchandise Customs Duties for the Bark White Wing from La Guayra; Capt. A. Esling, Master, for a Cargo of Coffee Imported By Wilson Childs & Co.

Philadelphia, PA: Not Published, 1862. Manuscript. Not Bound. Very Good. Item #029064

Bill of lading & Entry of Merchandise form, completed in manuscript. Dated 21st April 1862 for the Bark White Wing; A. Esling, master; sailing from La Guayra bringing in a cargo of six bags of coffee & empty bags. The goods were imported by Wilson Childs & Co. and are listed in the packages and contents section of the form. The quantities are calculated for customs duties and signed by the agents in charge in manuscript. The reverse with the District and Port of Philadelphia bill of lading affirmation printed information, partially filled-in and with receipted note of duties paid on the blank panel at the bottom of the sheet. Form with a small woodcut of ship-at-sea. Document approx. 11" x 17" size; with old fold lines, little nicks, closed edge-tears to the paper edges, edge-soiling; in very good condition.

Price: $65.00