Logbook of the America 2nd (Ship) In the New Bedford Whaling Museum Research LibraryMachine-readable finding aid created by: Rachel AdlerFunds for this project were provided by the North Pacific Research Bureau.Logbook of the America 2nd (Ship) In the New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library

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Logbook of the America 2nd (Ship)

In the New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library



Title:
America 2nd (Ship)
Date Span:
November 24, 1849 - January 22, 1850
Creator:
Seabury, Charles Pinkney, 1820-1890
Identification:
ODHS 417B
Extent:
5 pages
Abstract:
Merchant vessel, out of New Bedford mastered by Charles P. Seabury, on voyage November 24, 1849 - January 22, 1850.
Repository:
New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library
Whaling Museum: (508) 997-0046
Maritime Curator/Librarian: (508) 717-6837

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Preferred Citation

New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library: Logbook of the America 2nd, ODHS 417B

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Vessel History

Merchant vessel, out of New Bedford mastered by Charles P. Seabury, on voyage November 24, 1849 - January 22, 1850; owner-agent William O. Brownell; built at Philadelphia, PA., in 1811.

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Logbook Contents

Logbook, kept by Charles P. Seabury, relating to a trading voyage from San Francisco, Calif. to Valparaiso, Chile.

It includes descriptions of a death at sea (Nov 23, 1849 p. 31) and a ship spoken to.

Places represented include: Masafuera Island Jan 19, 1850 p. 34; Juan Fernandez Islands Jan 20 p. 35.

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Administrative Information

Sponsor

Funds for digitization were provided by the North Pacific Research Bureau.

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Subject Entries

Brownell, William O.
Juan Fernd'ez Islands--Description and travel.
Merchant mariners.
San Francisco (Calif.)--Description and travel.
Seafaring life.
Ship captains.
Shipping--Massachusetts--New Bedford.
Valparao' (Chile)--Description and travel.
Voyages and travels.

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Ships Spoken or Gammed Include:

Charles Frederick of New Bedford (Ship)

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Related Materials

Related Manuscript Collections

ODHS 143, logbook of the 1849 voyage
ODHS 417A, logbook of the 1849 voyage
ODHS 417C, logbook of the 1850 voyage
ODHS 417D, logbook of the 1850-1851 voyage

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