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Title Log of the Cleopatra's Barge
Reference Log 3039
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Jun 1820 - Dec 1820
Description The logbook of the brig Cleopatra’s Barge details a voyage from Salem to the Sandwich Islands. Home port was Salem; owner was Richard Crowninshield; master was John Suter. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, a lunar eclipse, and penguins.
Document Type Logbook, Manuscript
Theme(s) Trade and Commerce; Transport and Communication
Keywords ship, voyage, sea, seafaring, crew, sailor, sailor's life, captain, officer, vessel, weather, latitude, longitude, navigation, animals, penguins, eclipse
Countries USA
Places Hawaii
Ports Salem, USA
Ships Cleopatra's Barge
Additional Information Please note that some of the metadata for this document has been drawn from the Peabody Essex Museum catalogue.
Copyright Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum