Specification for steel screw steamer,  Rio Solimoes

Scope and Content

Includes Spanish translation and covering letter from John Murray of Murray, McNab & Co, steamship owners and brokers, Glasgow. The letter is from James Murray's brother, John, and he mentions that he had sent a copy of the outline specification in Spanish "to the Spaniard" in the hope that it might lead to orders. On the envelope "  Solimoes " is crossed out and "  Machado, yard no 224" is written above.