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Whaling logbooks, and other documents, copied in New England (USA) repositories
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Whaling logbooks, and other documents, copied in New England (USA) repositories

  • AU PMB MS 279
  • Collection
  • 1756 - 1863

Please refer to the full entry in PMB 200

For indexes see American Whalers and Traders in the Pacific, Robert Langdon, ed., Canberra, 1978 and Where the Whalers Went, Robert Langdon, ed., Canberra, 1984. Information is provided in the following format: Name of ship (in upper case); Name of Captain/Logkeeper; Date of voyage; Area or places visited. HOPE; Taber; 1863; New South Wales, Norfolk Island, Lord Howe Island, Nauru, Solomons MANUFACTOR; ?; 1756; North Atlantic FLYING CLOUD; Creesy; 1851; Atlantic, Pacific PATRICK HENRY; Delano; 1839-43; North Atlantic COURIER; Severence; 1833-34; South Atlantic MINERVA; ?; 1844-47; Hawaii, Cook Islands, New Zealand, Tonga, Fiji, Society Islands HOPE; ?; 1839-40; Indian Ocean, Australia REWARD; Williams; 1805-06; Indian Ocean DANIEL WEBSTER; ?; 1848-52; Atlantic, Galapagos Islands, Society Islands, Marquesas, Hawaii, Ellice Islands, Far East UNITED STATES; Hix; 1840-43; Galapagos Islands UNITED STATES; Gifford; 1843-46; Atlantic, Indian Ocean UNITED STATES; Smith; 1846-49; Atlantic, Indian Ocean SOLON; ?; 1850-51; North Atlantic SOLON; ?; 1852-53; North Atlantic SOLON; ?; 1854-56; Atlantic

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