Mariner; possibly a merchant; of Paterson, New Jersey. Papers consist of John Anderson's letters, accounts, clearance papers and other documents from his command of the "Calliope", sailing between New York and the West Indies, Nantes, etc., 1804-1805; also, the manifest of the brig "Eliza", Leghorn to New York, 1806; personal accounts, 1809-1820; letter of Isaac Jacques, 1822, relative to land of Mrs. Cain, Anderson's mother-in-law.
Using the collection
LocationManuscripts and Archives Division
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018-2788
Brooke Russell Astor Reading Room, Third Floor, Room 328