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Title Log of the Mary and Susan
Reference Log 971
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Apr 1835 - Mar 1836
Author / Creator Briggs, James B
Description The journal of the ship Mary & Susan details a voyage from Boston to Calcutta (Apr 1835 to Mar 1836). Master was William F Parrott; log keeper was James B Briggs. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, astronomical observations, provisions, shipboard occupations, and sightings of ships.
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, astronomy
Countries USA; India
Ports Boston, USA; Kolkata, India
Ships Mary and Susan
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