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Captain Loring N. Shaw photographs, 1851-1909 (P85-001, SAFR 17776)

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

Portraits of Captain Shaw and his wife, circa 1849 to 1909. Captain Loring N. Shaw was born on August 25, 1827 in Quincy, MA. He graduated from public school but went to sea during the summer from age of 13. Shaw's father, John W., was also a sea captain. Finding Aid: