Script and instructional book
DateOctober 22 1799
Handwritten, bound play by Joseph Davenport. Volume is bound in a plain weave fabric cover printed with the words "Navigation." The play is a majority of the book, presumably written in Davenport's hand. After the play's conclusion, Davenport journals some navigational and sailing instruction and guidance as well as some mathematical questions and answers. A typed transcription by Jeffrey P. Greene is enclosed in collection.
Object Typesscripts (documents), instructions (document genre), exercises, books
SubjectsBattle of Rhode Island
Related People & OrganizationsDavenport, Joseph (subject)
Greene, Jeffrey P. (subject)