. See bill of lading, 10 July 1777, Lane, Son & Fraser, consigning two trunks of merchandize
to James Shepherd at Halifax; receipt of Matthew Wood, 10 July 1777 to James Shepherd
for 29 pounds of silk to be delivered to him at Halifax; acknowledgment apparently
by Bourne, Cowes, 4 Sept. 1777, of indorsement to him by Shepherd of the bill of lading
and receipt. DNA
Microcopy 162, Case 30, No. 19. See note 47124
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2015.