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Title The Journals of Major Samuel Shaw, the First American Consul at Canton. With a Life of the Author
Reference A3 .Sh2
Library Boston Athenaeum
Date 1847
Publisher Wm Crosby and H P Nichols
Place of Publication Boston
Author / Creator Quincy, Josiah
Document Type Printed Book
Theme(s) Politics, War and Diplomacy; Trade and Commerce
Keywords congress, voyage, consul, merchant, goods, trade, revolution, education, military, army, ship, war, American War of Independence, veteran, career, adventure, marriage
Countries USA; China; India; UK; Indonesia
Places Bengal; Connecticut
Ports Guangzhou, China; Mumbai, India; Jakarta, Indonesia; New York, USA; Philadelphia, USA
People George Washington; Henry Knox
Additional Information Shaw served in the revolution as an officer in Knox's artillery regiment, in the 3rd US artillery, and finally on the staff of General Knox.
Copyright Boston Athenaeum