According to Hamilton, George Alexander to Merivale, Herman 27 September 1852, CO 305:3, no. 8866, 269, Palerma was a US brig that sailed from San Francisco to Haida Gwaii in 1852. From April 29th – May 15th of that year, Palerma visited Mitchell Inlet in a quest for gold, but met with no success.
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