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Francois Martin Anchor Inventor 1867 Letter to Civil War Admiral Goldsborough


July 4, 1867 letter (and two additional handwritten copy letters dated March 2 and June 8, 1867) from Francois Martin to Admiral Louis M. Goldsborough concerning the order of two of Martins self-canting anchors for the U. Flagship “Colorado” and S. Martin has made a point of mentioning at the top that he won the… (read more)