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Collection Reference Number GLC03479.72
From Archive Folder Undated Documents of Gilder Lehrman Collection 1860-1945 
Title George Rose Sartorius to unknown offering melons from his vineyard
Date n.d.
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Letter has signature, but it is illegible. It appears to be a person with the last name Sartoruis and a note in pencil at the top of the document indicates the person was an admiral, although this could not be proven. Writes to offer melons from his "quinta" (means vineyard in Portuguese) to the recipient. Letter is dated 26 August, but no year was provided. Sartorius was British Admiral in 1861, he served in Portugal after 1865.
Subjects Military History  Navy  Global History and Civics  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  Gift  Diet and Nutrition  
Place written s.l.
Theme Agriculture; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945