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Creator:Jenny Pitts (Bark)
Title:Ship's log for the bark Jenny Pitts
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0045
Abstract:Partial ship's log kept by a crew member aboard the bark Jenny Pitts describing the voyage from Galway, Ireland, to Chincha Island, Peru, between April 16, 1862, and November 10,[...] 1862.
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Subjects:Barks (Sailing ships)--History--19th century | Logbooks--19th century | Guano industry--Peru--History--19th century | Pacific Area--Commerce--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Dodds, George, active 1799-1800
Title:Ship's log for the snow Susana
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0022
Abstract:Ship's log kept by George Dodds [Dods] aboard the snow Susana documenting the voyage from Newport, Rhode Island, to Havana, Cuba, from December 21, 1799, to March 20, 1800.
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Subjects:Logbooks--19th century | Seafaring life--History--19th century | Shipping--Cuba--Havana--History--19th century | Shipping--New England--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Rogers, Robert Possac, (1824-1907?)
Title:Journal of a voyage from Boston to Rio de Janeiro on board ship Franklin
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0064
Abstract:Journal kept by Robert Possac Rogers aboard the ship Franklin documenting the voyage from Boston to Rio de Janeiro between October 5, 1842, and November 26, 1842.
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Subjects:Merchant mariners--Diaries | Seafaring life--History--19th century | Shipping--New England--History--19th century | Shipping--Brazil--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Allen, John W., active 1833-1835
Title:Journal of a voyage from Boston to Calcutta
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0088
Abstract:Logbook kept by John W. Allen aboard the ship Aubree documenting two voyages out of Boston between July 15, 1833 and February 6, 1835.
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Subjects:Logbooks--19th century | Shipping--India--Calcutta--History--19th century | Shipping--New England--History--19th century | Merchant mariners | More Subjects
Creator:Martin, Joseph, active 1820-1822
Title:Journal of a voyage from Philadelphia to Antwerp
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0170
Abstract:Joseph Martin, a ship's boy on the merchant vessel Pacific, kept this ship's log during two 1820s voyages: Philadelphia, to Antwerp (Belgium), to Crounstant (likely Kronstadt, Russia), and back to[...] Philadelphia with Captain Abiah Sharpe; and Philadelphia to Madras (India) and back with Captain James Moore. In addition to standard nautical data, Martin added a small number of illustrations, some in color, and many nautical and mathematical exercises, including data for a seemingly fictional trip from Boston to Madeira (Portugal) in 1808.
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Subjects:Logbooks--19th century | Seafaring life--History--19th century | Shipping--Belgium--Antwerp--History--19th century | Shipping--India--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Harding, Henry A., active 1879-1882
Title:Ship's log of the Otago
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0033
Abstract:Journal kept by Henry A. Harding aboard the ship Otago documenting voyages from Port Blakely, Washington Territory, to Noumea, New Caledonia, with stops at Newcastle, Australia, and Honolulu, Hawaii, between[...] April 18th, 1879 and December 11, 1882.
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Subjects:Logbooks--19th century | Lumber trade--United States--History--19th century | Seafaring life--History--19th century | Shipping--Washington--History--19th century | More Subjects