AU PMB MS 208
- 1877 - 1884 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
1 reel; 35mm microfilm
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
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.<BR>Information is provided in the following format: Name of ship (in upper case); Name of Captain/Logkeeper; Date of voyage; Area or places visited.<BR>MARY HAMILTON; Barker; n.d.; (Account Book)<BR>MOUNT WOLLASTON; Barker; 1877; Hawaii, Alaska<BR>LEO; Barker; 1878-79; voyages between San Francisco and Honolulu, Arctic<BR>MARY AND HELEN; Barker; 1884; Arctic<BR>Please note: The log of the LEO includes various accounts for the following ships; GOLDEN SOLE, ROWENA, FAWN AND MURRAY(passenger list). The log also lists many other vessels sailing in the Arctic.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Available for reference.
The contents of this microfilm may be used for personal research purposes only, including the making of copies by photographic or similar means. Reasonable quotations may be made subject to full acknowledgement being given to the author and holding institution. For more extensive use of the work or any reproductions, written permission must be obtained from the Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum Harvard.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Essex Institute, 132 Essex Street, Salem, Mass. 01970, now Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum, Harvard.
Existence and location of copies
Access this title at PMB Member Libraries or by purchasing it directly from the Bureau: http://asiapacific.anu.edu.au/pambu/accessing.php
Related units of description
Subject access points
Place access points
Name access points
Genre access points
Description control area