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Catalog Number 69.103.3
Object Name United States Inspectors Master Certific
Scope & Content illustration; steamship; anchor; sign; memorandum

REMARKS:License issued to James Graham, certifying him as a master and pilot of inland steam vessels on the Umpqua River. The license specifies that he is certified for the waters of the Umpqua River between Winchester Bay and the head of navigation [generally regarded as Scottsburg, Oregon]. When the license was removed from its board backing and frame, official notices from the Treasury Department were found inserted between the license and the backing. These described changes in law relating to the Navigation of vessels in harbors, rivers, and inland waters of the United States. One is labeled, "1897. Department Circular No. 91."
Creator U.S. Treasury Department; E.S. Edwards; Frank McDermott
Title Master's Certificate Issued to James Graham
Imagefile 112\691033.JPG
Accession number 69.103