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Title Log of the George
Reference Log 387
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Aug 1836 - May 1837
Author / Creator Allen, William H
Description The logbook of the ship George details a voyage from Salem to Calcutta (August 1836 to May 1837). Home port was Salem, Mass.; owner was Joseph Peabody, master was Benjamin Balch Jr; keeper was William H Allen. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, sightings of ships, and location. Bound with brig William Pen.
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, cargo, freight, goods
Countries USA; India
Ports Salem, USA; Kolkata, India
Ships George
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