Carrie Davis

You be the historian...

* List two primary documents.

* Name three things that were probably carried on the Jacob S. Ellis. How are these things transported today?

* What did Carrie Davis do for fun? What did she do as work?

* Describe the roles of Carrie's family in this family business.

* How did Carrie's voyages differ from those of Martha Brown, Mary Swift and Mary Rowland? How were they the same?

* Find an unfamiliar word in either Carrie's diary or the letter to her mother. Do some research to find out what this word means.