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Title: Captain Samuel Francis Davis (1833-1893)

Accession Number: 1987.66.2
Type: carte de visite
Maker: Howland & Crowell
Place: USA, MA, New Bedford
Description: Carte de visite; printed on front "HOWLAND & CROWELL,/ No. 30 Purchase Street, New Bedford, Mass."; Captain Samuel Francis Davis (1833-1893); handwritten in pencil on back "Father/ Samuel F. Davis". Capt. Davis sailed as boatsteerer and mate on CHARLES W. MORGAN, and master of whaling bark GEORGE & SUSAN, and ship DESDEMONA.

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