Letter from Ship's Cook John Bootman to Thomas Little c/o William Simms, Balimore, MD, dated 5/30/1862 from Spezia, Italy. Bootman discusses his children, his pay, and finding the steamer Sumpter. Letter is semiliterate.
Letter: 10.125x6, folded, Envelope: 5.125x2.875
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
USS Constellation Museum