Early Shipping Bill of Lading from the Rowland G. Hazard, dated 1838 Port of New Orleans. Sugar shipped on the schooner called CHASE, being shipped from New Orleans to Charleston, South Carolina. Approx. 10 x 6 in. Roland Gibson Hazard (1801-1888) was a financier from Rhode Island who was early identified with the Free Soil and Anti-Slavery parties and was one of the founders of the Republican Party.