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Sumner, Thomas (1807–1876)

François Bellec

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History

Published in print January 2007 | ISBN: 9780195130751
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780195307405
Sumner, Thomas (1807–1876)

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American merchant captain and discoverer of the line of position. Thomas Hubbard Sumner was born in Boston on March 20,

Reference Entry.  371 words. 

Subjects: Maritime History

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