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Letter, Captain Dewis Spicer, to Millers & Cory's C.V.I. Ltd., 16 December 1899


A series of nine documents detailing activities of Captain Dewis Spicer and the Glooscap while in St. Vincent, Cape Verde Islands, 1899-1900: provisions and supplies, arrangements for cargo, etc. Another letter attempting to sell Glooscap's cargo of coal.

Date: 1899

Reference no.: Spicer Family Nova Scotia Archives accession no. 1997-174 vol. 016 no. 16