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Fernandes, M. M. (fl. 1917) to Mr. Aruestroug and Mr. Parker

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03545.24.12 Author/Creator: Fernandes, M. M. (fl. 1917) Place Written: Madeira, Portugal Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 9 February 1917 Pagination: 1 p. ; 27 x 20.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Discusses a sale of Madeira embroidery and some other related business. Written on letterhead of "M.M. Fernandes, Ship-Chandler, steam ship agent and wine merchant, and manufacturer of wicker work, Madeira embroideries, and a dealer in fancy goods." Written to recipients in Baltimore, Maryland.

Background Information: From the archive of Baltimore attorney Nathaniel Williams.

People: Fernandes, M. M., fl. 1917

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Merchants and TradeCommerceGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyTextileClothing and AccessoriesSteamboatAlcoholHome Furnishings

Sub Era: The Politics of Reform

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