From Stephen Hussey1
Sherbourne [Massachusetts] October 15, 1789. Describes aids to navigation in the waters surrounding Nantucket Island.
ALS, RG 26, Lighthouse Letters Received, Vol. “B,” New Hampshire and Massachusetts, National Archives.
1. This letter was in reply to “Treasury Department Circular to the Collectors of the Customs,” October 1, 1789.
Hussey was collector of the customs at Nantucket and Sherbourne, Massachusetts.