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Jan 27, 2023 Patey, John B.
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The logbook of the ship Carolina details a voyage from Indonesia to Manila (Sept. 1841). Owner was David Pingree; log keeper was John B. Patey. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, and location. Bound with the ship Tybee. Sarah E. Brown estate; gift; August 25, 1927. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org. Carolina (Ship) Logbook, Log 473. Courtesy...
Topics: Carolina (Ship), Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Logbooks, Shipping--Indonesia--Surabaya,...
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Jan 27, 2023 Patey, John B.
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The logbook of the ship Tybee details a voyage from Boston to Australia and Tahiti (Feb. 1840 to Apr. 1841). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was N.L. Rogers & Brothers; master was Joseph H. Millet; log keeper was John B. Patey. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, location, and sightings of ships. Bound with the ship Carolina. Sarah E. Brown estate; gift; August 25, 1927. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to...
Topics: Tybee (Ship), Millet, Joseph H., N.L. Rogers and Brothers (Salem. Mass.), Logbooks,...
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Jan 9, 2023 Carolina (Ship)
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The logbook of the ship Carolina details two voyages, from Calcutta [i.e. Kolkata] to Saint Helena and Boston (Dec. 1840 to Mar. 1841); and from Boston to Sourabaya [i.e. Surabaya], Manila, Canton [i.e. Guangzhou], Hong Kong, and back to Boston (May 1841 to Apr. 1842). Home port was Boston [or Salem, Mass.?]; masters were Stephen Lemist and Charles H. Fabens, owner was David Pingree. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, provisions, shipboard occupations, and port...
Topics: Lemist, Stephen, Fabens, Charles H., Pingree, David. 1795-1863, Logbooks, Shipping--India--Kolkata,...
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Dec 22, 2022 Kinsman, Nathaniel, 1798-1847
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The logbook fo the ship Bengal details a voyage from Sumatra to Gibraltar and Marseille (Dec. 1827 to Nov. 1828). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was Pickering Dodge; master and log keeper was Nathaniel Kinsman. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, location, detention of the vessel, quarantine, shipboard medicine, disorderly conduct, punishment, shipboard occupation, port activities, and sightings of ships. Mrs. S. A. Kinsman; gift; Nov. 4, 1908. For permission to publish...
Topics: Bengal (Ship), Dodge, Pickering, Logbooks, Shipping--Indonesia--Padang,...
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Dec 8, 2022 Waters, Penn T. (Penn Townsend), 1833-
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The logbook of the ship Thomas Perkins details a voyage from New York to Manila, Amoy [i.e. Xiamen (Xiamen Shi)], Hong Kong, Manila, Foo-chow-foo [i.e. Fuzhou Shi (Fujian Sheng)], Hong Kong, Manila, and New York (Nov. 1844 to Apr. 1846). Master was William Graves; log keeper was Penn Waters.; owners were David Pingree and Emery Johnson. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, navigational calculations, and sightings of whales, dolphins, and ships. W.C. Waters; gift; 1919. The...
Topics: Thomas Perkins (Ship), Graves, William, 1785-1851, Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Johnson, Emery,...
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Dec 8, 2022 Thomas Perkins (Ship)
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The logbook of the ship Thomas Perkins details a voyage from New York to the East Indies and China (Nov. 1844 to Mar. 1846). Home port was Salem, Mass.; master was William F. Luscomb; owners were David Pingree and Emery Johnson. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, and shipboard occupations. Mrs. Wm. Luscomb; gift; May 10, 1911. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact...
Topics: Luscomb, William F., Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Johnson, Emery, 1791-1845, Logbooks,...
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Sep 7, 2022 Thomas Perkins (Ship)
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The logbook of the ship Thomas Perkins details a voyage from Salem to Mobile, and then to Liverpool (Nov. 1837 to May 1838). Master was William Graves; log keeper was unknown; owner was David Pingree. First part of log was used as scrapbook. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, navigational calculations, and sightings of ships. Ten Pound Island; purchase; July 13, 2017. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish...
Topics: Graves, William, 1811-1877, Logbooks, Shipping--Alabama--Mobile, Shipping--England--Liverpool,...
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Sep 2, 2022 Thomas Perkins (Ship)
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The logbook of the ship Thomas Perkins details a voyage from New York to Manila, Amoy [i.e. Xiamen (Xiamen Shi)], Hong Kong, Manila, Foo-chow-foo [i.e. Fuzhou Shi (Fujian Sheng)], Hong Kong, Manila, and New York (Nov. 1844 to Apr. 1846). Master was William Graves, Jr.; log keeper was unknown; owner was David Pingree. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, navigational calculations, shipboard illnesses including cholera, and sightings of ships. Describes activities in port....
Topics: Graves, William, 1811-1877, Logbooks, Shipping--New York (State)--New York,...
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Aug 30, 2022 Asia (Ship)
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The logbook of the ship Asia details a voyage from Boston to Calcutta and back to Boston (Apr. 1849 to Apr. 1850). Home port was Boston, Mass.; master was unknown; keeper was possibly [Elbridge T. Gerry]. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, and shipboard and port activities. He records the stores taken aboard the Asia and the titles of books he read or loaned at Calcutta. Flora laid in. Bound with the ship Orb. Ten Pound Island Book Co.; purchase; April 17,...
Topics: Logbooks, Shipping--Massachusetts--Boston, Shipping--India--Hooghly River,...
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Aug 30, 2022 Orb (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Orb details a voyage from Salem to Zanzibar and back to Salem (Dec. 1846 to Mar. 1848). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was David Pingree; master was unknown; keeper was possibly [Elbridge T. Gerry]. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, and shipboard and port activities. The log describes taking on " 'two freed slaves', Dick and Jumbo, as sailors" in Zanzibar. When the two " 'Zanzibar Negroes wished for their...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Logbooks, Logbooks--1846-1848, Logbooks--Provisions and supplies,...
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Aug 5, 2022 Williams, John B.
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The logbook of the brig Baltimore details a voyage from Salem to Para (Aug.-Nov. 1831). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was Thomas P. Pingree; master was Henry Town; log keeper was John B. Williams. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, and location as well as sightings of ships, fish, or birds. Includes description of a sunspot. Bound with ship Black Warrior, brigs Munroe, Prudent. Includes a description of the Amazon River on the last leaf of the logbook. Provenance unknown. The...
Topics: Pingree, T. P. (Thomas P.), Town, Henry., Baltimore (Brig), Logbooks, Logbooks--1831,...
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Aug 5, 2022 Prudent (Vessel)
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The logbook of the vessel Prudent details a voyage from Salem to Mobile ([18--]). Log keeper was [John B. Williams?]. It is one log entry describing wind, weather, location, and shipboard occupations. Bound with the brigs Munroe and Baltimore, and the ship Black Warrior. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org. Prudent (Vessel) Logbook, [18--], Log...
Topics: Williams, John B., Logbooks, Logbooks--[18--], Logbooks--Shipboard occupations, Shipping--United...
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Aug 5, 2022 Black Warrior (Ship)
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The logbook of the ship Black Warrior details a voyage from Salem to Mobile (Dec. 1828). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were N.L. Rogers & Bros.; master was George W. Putnam; log keeper was [John B. William?]. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, location, and shipboard occupations. Bound with the brig Munroe, the brig Baltimore, and the vessel Prudent. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to...
Topics: Putnam, George W., Williams, John B., N.L. Rogers and Brothers (Salem. Mass.), Logbooks,...
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Aug 5, 2022 Williams, George W.
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The logbook of the brig Munroe details a voyage from Boston to Africa, the Gambia River, and Elmina [Ghana] (Jan. 1825-Feb. 1825). Master was Samuel Vent; log keeper was George W. Williams. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, and sightings of ships. Bound with the ship Black Warrior, the vessel Prudent, and the brig Baltimore. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to...
Topics: Munroe (Brig), Vent, Samuel, Logbooks, Logbooks--Shipboard occupations, Logbooks--1825,...
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Jul 18, 2022 Gazelle (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Gazelle details a voyage from Salem to French Guiana (July 1841 to Dec. 1841). Home port was Salem. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, and shipboard activities. Bound with the brigs Romp, Criterion, and Roxanna. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org. Gazelle (Brig) Logbook, 1841, Log 468. Courtesy of...
Topics: Logbooks, Shipping--Massachusetts--Salem, Shipping--French Guiana--Cayenne, Logbooks--1841,...
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Jul 18, 2022 Roxanna (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Roxanna details a voyage from Brazil to Salem (Feb. 1841 to Mar. 1841). It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, and location. Bound with the brigs Criterion, Romp, and Gazelle. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org. Roxanna (Brig) Logbook, 1841, Log 468. Courtesy of Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum,...
Topics: Logbooks, Shipping--Massachusetts--Salem, Shipping--Brazil--Belém, Shipping--Brazil--São Luís...
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Jul 18, 2022 Criterion (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Criterion details a voyage from Salem to Brazil (Oct. 1840 to Nov. 1840). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were Thomas P. Pingree and John Bertram; master was [George S. Richards?]. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, and shipboard activities. Bound with the brigs Romp, Roxanna, and Gazelle. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please...
Topics: Bertram, John, 1796-1882, Pingree, T. P. (Thomas P.), Richards, George S., Logbooks,...
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Jul 18, 2022 Romp (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Romp details a voyage from Salem to French Guiana (Mar. 1840 to July 1840). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were Joseph Shatswell and Thomas B. Taylor; master was [Thomas B. Taylor?]. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, and sightings of ships. Bound with the brigs Criterion, Roxanna, and Gazelle. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection,...
Topics: Shatswell, Joseph, Taylor, Joseph B., Logbooks, Shipping--Massachusetts--Salem, Shipping--French...
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Jul 8, 2022 Shawmut (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Sawmut details two voyages from Boston to Rio de Janeiro (Jan. 1842 to Dec. 1842). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was Thomas P. Pingree; master was James S. Kimball. It is a daily describing wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, and a waterspout. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org. Shawmut (Brig) Logbook,...
Topics: Pingree, T. P. (Thomas P.), Kimball, James S., Logbooks, Shipping--Massachusetts--Boston,...
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Jul 8, 2022 Lendholm, Frederick
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The logbook of the ship Lotos details two voyages from Boston to Nova Scotia (July 1845 to Oct. 1845). Master was [Frederick Lendholm?]; log keeper was Frederick Lendholm. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, and sightings of ships. Bound with the bark Eliza. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org Lendholm, Frederick, Lotos (Ship)...
Topics: Logbooks, Shipping--Nova Scotia--Sydney, Shipping--Massachusetts--Boston, Logbooks--1845,...
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Jul 8, 2022 Lendholm, Frederick
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The logbook of the bark Eliza details a voyage from Salem to Zanzibar and Madagascar (May 1844 to Mar. 1845). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and Thomas Holmes; master and log keeper was Frederick Lendholm. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, location, and sightings of ships. Bound with the ship Lotos. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Holmes, Thomas, Logbooks, Shipping--Madagascar--Majunga,...
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Jun 24, 2022 Mugford, George
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The logbook of the brig Selina & Jane details a voyage from Salem to Pernambuco and Para [i.e Belém] (Dec. 1836-Jan. 1837). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was David Pingree; master was Samuel Smith; log keeper was George Mugford. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, location, provisions and supplies, and shipboard occupations. Bound with the ships Sapphire and Jessore. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs....
Topics: Selina & Jane (Brig), Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Logbooks, Logbooks--1836-1837,...
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Jun 24, 2022 Mugford, George
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The logbook of the ship Jessore details a voyage from Boston to Calcutta and return (Sept. 1834-May 1835). Master was Samuel Kennedy; log keeper was George Mugford. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, and sightings of ships. Continues Log 1121. Bound with Ship Sapphire and Brig Selina & Jane. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this...
Topics: Jessore (Ship), Kennedy, Samuel, Logbooks, Logbooks--1834-1835, Logbooks--Shipboard occupations,...
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Jun 24, 2022 Mugford, George
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The logbook of the ship Sapphire details a voyage from Liverpool to Manila and Salem (May 1833-Apr. 1834). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was Stephen C. Phillips; master was Samuel Groce; log keeper was George Mugford. It is an incomplete daily log desribing wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, and sightings of ships. Entires dated between Augutst 30, 1833 and Dec. 9, 1833 are blank. Bound with Ship Jessore and Brig Selina & Jane. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this...
Topics: Groce. Samuel, Phillips, Stephen C., Logbooks, Logbooks--1833-1834, Logbooks--Shipboard...
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Jun 9, 2022 Orb (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Orb details a voyage from Salem to Zanzibar and Madagascar (Oct. 1844 to Aug. 1845). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was David Pingree; master was Nehemiah W. Andrews. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, and shipboard and port activities. Annie Cross estate; gift; June 11, 1908. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Andrews, Nehemiah W., Logbooks, Shipping--Madagascar—Majunga,...
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Jun 6, 2022 Perkins, Joseph Warren
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The logbook of the ship Polynesia details a voyage from New York to San Francisco (Apr. to June 1856). It includes diary entries. Home port was Boston; owner was James Hunnewell; master and log keeper was Joseph Warren Perkins. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, and disorderly conduct. Bound with the bark Three Brothers. Howland and Company; purchase; June 9, 1981. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For...
Topics: Hunnewell, James, 1794-1869, Perkins, Joseph Warren, Logbooks, Diaries, Shipping--New York...
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Jun 6, 2022 Perkins, Joseph Warren
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The logbook of the bark Three Brothers details a voyage from Salem to the East Indies (July 1845 to Apr. 1846). It includes one entry for bark Three Brothers 1853 voyage. Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was David Pingree; master was John Wallis; log keeper was Joseph Warren Perkins. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, fishing industry, and sightings of ships. Bound with the ship Polynesia. Howland and Company; purchase; June 9, 1981. The digitization...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Wallis, John, Logbooks, Shipping--Malaysia—Pinang,...
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May 27, 2022 Potter, William O.
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The logbook of the bark Three Brothers details two voyages from Salem to Malaysia (May 1844 to Aug. 1845). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and Thomas Perkins; master was John Wallis; log keeper was [William O. Potter?]. It is a daily log (the second voyage incomplete) describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, and shipboard and port activities. Mrs. William T. Suscomb; gift; May 10, 1911. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Perkins, Thomas, Wallis, John, Logbooks, Shipping--Malaysia—Pinang,...
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May 16, 2022 Carolina (Ship)
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The logbook of the ship Carolina details a voyage from Salem to Manila, China, and Boston (June 1842 to May 1843). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree, Benjamin, Benjamin Jr., and Charles Fabens; master was Charles H. Fabens. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, disorderly conduct, passenger traffic, port activities, and sightings of ships. Mrs. Francis Brown; gift; Oct. 26, 1935. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs....
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Fabens, Benjamin, Fabens, Benjamin Jr., Fabens, Charles H., Logbooks,...
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May 13, 2022 Howe, Daniel
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The logbook of the brig Tigris details a voyage from Zanzibar and Madagascar to Salem (Nov. 1833 to May 1834). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree, George West, and John G. Waters; master was [John G. Waters?]; log keeper was Daniel Howe. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, disorderly conduct, punishment, waterspouts, seafaring life, and sightings of ships. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Waters, John G., 1796-1860, West, George, Logbooks, Diaries,...
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May 10, 2022 Ann Maria (Ship)
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The logbook of the ship Ann Maria details a voyage from New York to India and the East Indies (July 1846 to May 1847). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and Charles Millett; master was Francis Brown. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, poetry, eclipses, crew lists, shipboard occupations, and sightings of ships. Martha G. Wheatland Bequest; purchase; May 3, 1919. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Brown, Francis, Millett, Charles, Logbooks, Shipping—India,...
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May 9, 2022 Ann Maria (Ship)
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The logbook of the ship Ann Maria details a voyage from New York to India and the East Indies (July 1846 to May 1847). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and Charles Millett; master was Francis Brown. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, disorderly conduct, and sightings of ships. Mrs. Francis Brown; gift; Oct. 26, 1935. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Brown, Francis, Millett, Charles, Logbooks, Shipping—India,...
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Apr 28, 2022 Kimball, Elbridge Gerry, 1816-1849.
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The logbook of the brig Rolla details a voyage from Salem to Zanzibar and back (Feb. 1840 to Dec. 1840). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree, John G. Waters, George West, Jr., Edward D. Kimball; master was Augustine T. Perkins; keeper was Elbridge Gerry Kimball. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, illness, sightings of ships, and port activities. Brian Knight; purchased; October 29, 2013. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree...
Topics: Rolla (Brig), Kimball, Edward Dearborn, 1810-1867, Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Waters, John G.,...
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Apr 22, 2022 Chaney, James Henry, b. 1832.
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The logbook of the bark Manchester details a voyage from Salem, Mass., to various ports in West Africa, particularly Ghana, from May 1857 to April 1858. The bark was owned by Edward D. Kimball, Nathaniel A. Kimball, Charles H. Miller, and Thomas P. Pingree, and was captained by James Henry Chaney, who was also the logbook keeper. The logbook details incidences of diseases, specifically fever, disorderly conduct, alcoholism, and punishment among the merchant mariners on board. The ship's cargo...
Topics: Kimball, Edward Dearborn, 1810-1867, Kimball, Nathaniel A., 1822-1862, Miller, Charles H.,...
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Apr 14, 2022 Rolla (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Rolla details a voyage from Salem to Zanzibar and St. Helena (Dec. 1837 to Nov. 1838, Dec. 1839 to Jan. 1840). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree, John G. Waters, George West, Jr., Edward D. Kimball; masters were John G. Waters and Joseph Ingalls. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, illness, desertion, sightings of ships, and port activities. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree...
Topics: Kimball, Edward Dearborn, 1810-1867, Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Waters, John G., 1796-1860,...
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Apr 8, 2022 Pactolus (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Pactolus details a voyage from Salem, Mass., to Cayenne, French Guiana and back to Salem (June 1833 to Nov. 1833). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree [and Thomas Holmes?]; master was Captain Smith. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, an eclipse, shipboard occupations, and sightings of ships. Bound with the brig Pioneer. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Holmes, Thomas, Smith, Captain, Logbooks, Logbooks—1833,...
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Apr 8, 2022 Pioneer (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Pioneer details a voyage from Bordeaux, France to New Orleans, La.; Marseilles [i.e. Marseille], France; Matanzas, Cuba; and Salem, Mass. (Dec. 1829 to Nov. 1830). Log does not continue in port. Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were Joseph Peabody and George Peabody; master was Henry Johnson. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, damage to the brig, and sightings of ships. Bound with the brig Pactolus. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this...
Topics: Peabody, George, 1795-1869, Peabody, Joseph, 1757-1844, Johnson, Henry, Logbooks,...
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Mar 31, 2022 Chaney, James Henry, b. 1832.
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This logbook of the bark Manchester is a continuation of Log 1857M4, and notes only five days (Apr. 14 to Apr. 19, 1858) of a shipping voyage that began in Accra. Master and log keeper was James Henry Chaney; owners were Thomas Pingree, Edward and Nathaniel Kimball, and Charles Miller. Bound with the ship Thomas Perkins and bark Lucia Maria. Howland and Company; purchase; July 10, 2001; lib. Accn. #2002.001. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For...
Topics: Kimball, Edward Dearbor, 1810-1867, Kimball, Nathaniel A., 1822-1862, Miller, Charles H., merchant,...
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Mar 31, 2022 Chaney, James Henry, b. 1832.
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The logbook of the bark Lucia Maria details a shipping voyage from Salem, Mass., to Uruguay (Dec. 1855 to Feb. 1856). Master was Joseph Cheever; log keeper was James Henry Chaney; owners were Edward Brown, Isaac Cushing, and Benjamin A., John A., and Samuel West. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, disorderly conduct, and punishment. Bound with logbooks of the ship Thomas Perkins and bark Manchester. Howland and Company; purchase; July 10, 2001; lib. Accn. #2002.001. The...
Topics: Cushing, Isaac, West, Benjamin A., West, John A., West, Samuel, Logbooks,...
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Mar 31, 2022 Chaney, James Henry, b. 1832
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The logbook of the ship Thomas Perkins details a shipping voyage from New York to San Francisco, Honolulu, Calcutta, and then back to Boston, July 1849 to Dec. 1850. The shipmaster was William C. Rogers; the logbook keeper was James Henry Chaney. Included in the logbook are notations of an earthquake, a color illustration of a house flag, punishment of a sailor on board, wounds or injuries of a crew member, and the trial of Capt. Rogers for whipping a crew member. Bound with the bark Manchester...
Topics: Rogers, William C., Earthquakes, Flags, Logbooks, Logbooks--1849-1850, Logbooks—Illustrations,...
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Mar 22, 2022 Pactolus (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Pactolus details a voyage from Salem to French Guiana (four voyages) and from Portland to Cuba and Salem (Dec. 1835-Aug. 1837). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and Thomas Holmes; master was G.O. Holmes. It is a daily log describing wind, weather and provisions. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org....
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Holmes, G. O, Holmes, Thomas, Logbooks, Logbooks--1835-1837,...
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Mar 21, 2022 Smith, Samuel, Jr. d. 1839
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The seaman's journal and the logbook of the bark Eliza details a voyage from New York to Sumatra and Salem (Jan. 1838 to Sept. 1838). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and [Thomas Holmes?]; masters were Samuel Smith and John Wallis; log keeper was Samuel Smith Jr. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, provisions, seafaring life, sightings of ships, and death at sea. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Wallis, John, Holmes, Thomas, Logbooks, Shipping--Indonesia—Sumatra,...
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Mar 14, 2022 Eliza (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Eliza details a voyage from Salem to Zanzibar and Saint Helena. Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and Thomas Holmes; master was Michael S. Wheeler. It is a daily log describing location. Bound with the ship Lydia and the ship Roscius. Thomas Cole bequest; purchase; July 11, 1922. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org. Eliza...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Holmes, Thomas, Wheeler, Michael S., Logbooks,...
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Mar 14, 2022 Roscius (Ship)
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The logbook abstract of the ship Roscius details a voyage from Boston to Chile (Apr. 1842 to Mar. 1843). Home port was Boston; owners were William W. Goddard and Samuel Goddard; master was Joseph H. Millet. It is a daily log describing location. Bound with the bark Eliza and the ship Lydia. Thomas Cole bequest; purchase; July 11, 1922. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact...
Topics: Millet, Joseph H, Goddard, Samuel, Goddard, William W, Logbooks, Shipping--Massachusetts—Boston,...
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Mar 14, 2022 Lydia (Ship)
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The logbook abstract of the ship Lydia details a voyage from Salem to New Zealand and South America (Oct. 1840 to Feb. 1842). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were N.L. Rogers and Brothers; master was William H. Cross. It is a daily log describing location. Bound with the bark Eliza and the ship Roscius. Thomas Cole bequest; purchase; July 11, 1922. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please...
Topics: Cross, William H., N.L. Rogers and Brothers (Salem, Mass.), Logbooks, Shipping--New Zealand,...
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Mar 11, 2022 Rolla (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Rolla details a voyage from Salem to the east coast of Africa and St. Helena (June to Dec. 1839). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree, John G. Waters, and George West, Jr.; master was Joseph Ingalls. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, illness, provisions, port activities, and disorderly conduct. Provenance unknown. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org. The...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Waters, John G., 1796-1860., Ingalls, Joseph, West, George, Jr.,...
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Feb 28, 2022 Pactolus (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Pactolus details three voyages from Salem to French Guiana (Dec. 1841 to Jan. 1843). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were George West and David Pingree; master was [Thomas O. Holmes?]. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, and shipboard activities. Provenance unknown. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Holmes, Thomas O., West, George, Jr., Logbooks,...
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Feb 22, 2022 Tigris (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Tigris details a voyage from Salem to the Cape Verde Islands (Feb. 1832 to Mar. 1832). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree, John G. Waters, and George West; master was John G. Waters. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, and location, and includes a poem. Bound with the Elizabeth. George H. Allen; gift; before 1930. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Waters, John G., 1796-1860, West, George, Logbooks, Shipping--Cape...
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Feb 22, 2022 Elizabeth (Vessel)
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The logbook of the Elizabeth details two voyages from New York to Marseilles and Gibraltar to New York (July 1828 to Dec. 1828). It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, and location, and it includes a poem. Bound with the brig Tigris. George H. Allen; gift; before 1930. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, please contact research@pem.org. Preferred citation: Elizabeth (Vessel)...
Topics: Logbooks, Shipping--Gibraltar, Shipping--New York (State)--New York, Logbooks--1828,...
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Feb 11, 2022 Cavalier (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Cavalier describes a voyage from Bombay to Zanzibar, Majunga, and Salem (June 1841 to Oct. 1841). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was David Pingree; master was Nehemiah H. Andrews. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, and shipboard occupations. Damage to the text from an adhesive pasted onto its pages and removed prior to processing affects the logbook's readability. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Andrews, Nehemiah H., Logbooks, Shipping--Madagascar--Majunga,...
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Feb 1, 2022 Pactolus (Brig)
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The logbook of the brig Pactolus details a voyage from Salem to Cayenne, Puerto Rico and New York (Feb. 1833 to May 1833). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and Thomas Holmes; master was [Joshua F. Safford?]. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, and shipboard occupations. Bound with the schooner Dollar. Provenance unknown.  The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection,...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Holmes, Thomas, Safford, Joshua F., Logbooks--1833, Logbooks--Shipboard...
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Jan 28, 2022 Dollar (Schooner)
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The logbook of the schooner Dollar details two voyages, from Salem to Brazil (Nov. 1825 to Dec. 1825); and Cayenne to Salem (Mar. 1826 to Apr. 1826). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and Thomas Holmes; master was Thomas Holmes. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, provisions and supplies, and shipboard occupations. Bound with the brig Pactolus. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Holmes, Thomas, Logbooks, Logbooks--1825-1826, Logbooks--Provisions and...
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Jan 24, 2022 Lucia Maria (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Lucia Maria details a voyage from Boston to Zanzibar (Oct. 1848 to Jan. 1849). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were the Emmerton family; master was Edward Brown; log keeper was William H. Jelly. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, and shipboard occupations. Bound with the bark Cavalier, the schooner Rowena, and the bark William Schroder. Mrs. Lois D. Morse; gift The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the...
Topics: Emmerton family, Brown, Edward, Logbooks, Shipping--Massachusetts--Boston,...
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Jan 24, 2022 William Schroder (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark William Schroder details a voyage from Zanzibar to Salem (May 1846 to Aug. 1846). Master was John M. Coffin; log keeper was William H. Jelly. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, sightings of animals, and sightings of ships. Bound with the bark Cavalier, the schooner Rowena, and the bark Lucia Maria. Mrs. Lois D. Morse; gift; Acc 22,079. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For...
Topics: Coffin, John M., Logbooks, Shipping--Tanzania--Zanzibar (Zanzibar), Shipping--Massachusetts--Salem,...
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Jan 24, 2022 Rowena (Schooner)
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The logbook of the schooner Rowena details a voyage from Bombay [i.e. Mumbai], India to Zanzibar (Dec. 1842 to Jan. 1843). Master was John Shirley; log keeper was William H. Jelly. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, port activities, handling cargo, sightings of ships, and provisions. Bound with the bark Cavalier, the bark William Schroder, and the bark Lucia Maria. Mrs. Lois D. Morse; gift; Acc 22,079. The digitization of this logbook was funded by...
Topics: Shirley, John, Logbooks, Shipping--India--Mumbai, Shipping--Tanzania--Zanzibar (Zanzibar),...
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Jan 24, 2022 Cavalier (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Cavalier details a voyage from Salem, Mass., to Zanzibar (Dec. 1841 to Apr. 1842). Master was Nehemiah W. Andrews; log keeper was William H. Jelly. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, and sightings of ships. Includes navigation calculations. Bound with the schooner Rowena, the bark William Schroder, and the bark Lucia Maria. Mrs. Lois D. Morse; gift The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from  the Pingree...
Topics: Andrews, Nehemiah W., Logbooks, Shipping--Massachusetts--Salem, Shipping--Tanzania--Zanzibar...
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Jan 18, 2022 Cynthia (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Cynthia details a voyage from New York to Sumatra and Salem (Dec. 1844 to Nov. 1845). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owners were David Pingree and Emery Johnson; master was John Francis. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, and shipboard and port activities. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, contact research@pem.org. Preferred citation:...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Francis, John, Johnson, Emery, Logbooks, Shipping--Indonesia--Sumatra,...
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Dec 8, 2021 Cavalier (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Cavalier details a voyage from Majunga, Madagascar to Salem (June to Sept. 1843). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was David Pingree; master was Nehemiah W. Andrews. It is an incomplete daily log describing wind, weather, location, and shipboard occupations. Logbook lacking at least six leaves. Writing and doodling in pencil throughout; text slightly affected. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Andrews, Nehemiah W., Logbooks, Shipping--Madagascar--Majunga,...
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Dec 8, 2021 Cavalier (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Cavalier details a voyage from Salem to Zanzibar (Dec. 1843 to Aug. 1844). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was David Pingree. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, and location. Estate of Miss Annie Gross; gift; June 11, 1909. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from  the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, contact research@pem.org. Preferred citation: Log 1142, Bark Cavalier, Phillips Library, Peabody Essex...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Logbooks, Shipping--Tanzania--Zanzibar, Shipping--Massachusetts--Salem,...
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Dec 6, 2021 Cavalier (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Cavalier details a voyage from Salem to Zanzibar, Madagascar and Madagascar to Salem (Dec. 1841 to Sept. 1843). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was David Pingree; master was Nehemiah W. Andrews. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, and port activities. Estate of Annie Gross; gift; June 11, 1909. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from  the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection,...
Topics: Andrews, Nehemiah W., Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Logbooks, Shipping--Madagascar--Majunga,...
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Nov 23, 2021 Cavalier (Bark)
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The logbook of the bark Cavalier details a voyage from Salem to Zanzibar and Madagascar (Oct. 1842 to Mar. 1843). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was David Pingree; master was Nehemiah W. Andrews. It is an incomplete daily log of wind, weather, location, and provisions. Provenance unknown. The digitization of this logbook was funded by a gift from the Pingree heirs. For permission to publish material from this collection, contact research@pem.org. Preferred citation: Bark (Cavalier),...
Topics: Pingree, David, 1795-1863, Andrews, Nehemiah W., Logbooks, Shipping--Madagascar--Majunga,...