Item #029065 1862 Port of Philadelphia Manuscript & Printed Bill of Lading Entry of Merchandise Customs Duties for the Schooner Nancy from Halifax; Capt. Smith, Master, for a Cargo of Barrels of Mackerel & Herring Imported By Henry Winsor & 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 Schooner Nancy from Halifax; Capt. Smith, Master, for a Cargo of Barrels of Mackerel & Herring Imported By Henry Winsor & Co.

1862 Port of Philadelphia Manuscript & Printed Bill of Lading Entry of Merchandise Customs Duties for the Schooner Nancy from Halifax; Capt. Smith, Master, for a Cargo of Barrels of Mackerel & Herring Imported By Henry Winsor & Co.

Philadelphia, PA: Not Published, 1862. Manuscript. Not Bound. Very Good. Item #029065

Bill of lading & Entry of Merchandise form, completed in manuscript. Dated 10 May 1862 for the Schooner Nancy; Smith, master; sailing from Halifax and bringing in a cargo of barrels of various sizes of mackerel and also of No. 1 herring. The goods were imported by Henry Winsor 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, printed and sold by John C. Clark & Son 68 Dock Street Philadelphia. Document approx. 11" x 16 1/2" size; with old fold lines, little nicks, closed edge-tears to the paper edges, edge-soiling; in very good condition.

Price: $65.00