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Title Log of the Sapphire
Reference Log 3075
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Jun 1834 - Nov 1835
Description The logbook of the ship Sapphire details a voyage from New York to Chile, Peru, Hawaii, Canton and Manila. Home port was Salem; owners were Stephen C Phillips and James W Cheever; master was James W Cheever. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, sightings of ships as well as port activities.
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; Chile; Peru; China; Philippines
Places Hawaii
Ports Manila, Philippines; New York, USA; Guangzhou, China
Ships Sapphire
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