Printed Form, Bill of Lading To: Patrick Hayes for Brig Superior From: James McMurtrie, May, 1809.
The Barry-Hayes Papers are maintained at Independence Seaport Museum, Philadelphia, PA. For more information, visit www.phillyseaport.org/library. A bill of lading for thirty-three baskets of sweet oil on board the brig Superior, sailing from the port of Philadelphia to Havana. Sweet oil may refer to olive oil. The bill of lading is sealed to James McMurtrie's oath of ownership for the goods, available in the Villanova Digital Library.