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Title Log of the Rotund
Reference Log 1092
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Dec 1819 - Jul 1820
Description The logbook of the brig Rotund details two voyages from Salem to Cuba. Home port was Salem; owners were Joseph Peabody, Gideon Tucker, and Hezekiah Flint; master was William Cook. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships, and astronomical observations.
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; Cuba
Ports Salem, USA
Ships Rotund
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