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Title Log of the Rimac
Reference Log 209
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Aug 1826 - Sep 1826
Author / Creator Newell, George
Description The passenger journal of the brig Rimac details a voyage from Guayaquil to Panama, continuing with an overland journey to Chagres and then on to Jamaica. Log keeper was George Newell. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, and port activities. Bound with the Judith Farmer, Nile, Mentor, Pleiades, and Pearl.
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, flora and fauna, animals, supplies
Countries USA; Panama; Jamaica; Ecuador
Places Caribbean
Ports Chagres, Panama; Guayaquil, Ecuador
Ships Rimac
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