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Title Log of the Kathay
Reference Log 1198
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Mar 1856 - Nov 1856
Author / Creator Stoddard, Carolyn
Description Captain’s daughter’s journal. New York to Sydney, Hong Kong, Canton [Guangzhou], and Shanghai. Incomplete journal. Includes vivid descriptions of natives and port activitites. Home port was New York; owners were Goodhue & Co.; master was Thomas C Stoddard; journal keeper was Carolyn Stoddard.
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, culture, customs, indigenous people
Countries USA; Australia; China
Ports Sydney, Australia; Hong Kong, China; Guangzhou, China; Shanghai, China
Ships Kathay
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