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Title Clipper Ships and the China Trade
Reference L249
Library Boston Athenaeum
Date c.1860
Author / Creator Cary, Thomas G
Description Also contains: The Pacific Rail Road, 1836-1869.
Document Type Manuscript
Theme(s) Trade and Commerce; Transport and Communication; Employment and Labour
Keywords travel, voyage, passage, sea, ship, clipper, trade, adventure, sailor, vessel, merchant, railroad, gold, freight, cargo, goods, finance, profit, monopoly, shipbuilding, steam, steamship, route, congress
Countries USA; Brazil; China; South Africa; UK; Panama; Nicaragua; Mexico; Chile
Places Pacific Ocean; Cape Horn; Caribbean; Cape of Good Hope; London; Oregon; Rocky Mountains; Lake Michigan; Sacramento
Ports San Francisco, USA; New York, USA; Guangzhou, China; Liverpool, UK
Company Pacific Mail Steamship Company; Central Pacific Company
Ships Ferrier, Greyhound, Sea Witch, Sea Serpent, Flying Fish, Flying Cloud, Contest, Challenge, Oriental, White Cloud, Comet
People Abraham Lincoln
Copyright Boston Athenaeum