11-14-2010 11-14-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2526B Boston
November 14, 2010 11:00AMCalender

(Civil War, Union Navy, and Post Civil War, Industry)

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2526B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 14, 2010 11:00AM


(Civil War, Union Navy, and Post Civil War, Industry), Seven copy books, related to William Alexander Steel (1836-1879), related mainly to business transactions, including those with his firm McCord, Sanger & Steel, and referencing contracts with the U.S. Navy for building monitor ships named "Etlah" and "Shiloh," dating from 1862 to 1877, seven three-quarter morocco, one full calf, folio, (bumped, chipped, worn, minor handling wear, scattered soiling, offset).
Estimate $1,500-2,500


Union Navy, William Alexander Steel, United States Navy, McCord