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Steamboat Engineer's Certificate certifying that Richard G. Moran is qualified as a First Class Assistant, April 19, 1862

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Summary:Steamboat Engineer's Certificate undersigned by the inspector for the District of Baltimore, MD, Joseph Bragg, certifying that Richard G. Moran is qualified as First Class Assistant. Document signed April 19, 1862. This certificate, valid for one year, attests that Richard G. Moran can perform all the duties required of him as engineer by the Act of Congress: the Steamboat Law of August 30, 1852. Certificate lists duties and liabilities of engineers.
Creator:Cragg, Joseph
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Baltimore
Temporal subject: 1861-1870
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Baltimore
Geographical subject – Settlement:Maryland
Topical subjects:Steam engineering
Steamboat workers
ArchivesUM location:Maryland Manuscripts Collection
  • series 4: Business and other financial records
  • box 1
  • folder 1
  • item 2424
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:Public domain
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