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Title Log of the Talent
Reference Log 940
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Nov 1829 - Jul 1831
Author / Creator Haskell, Nehemiah
Description The logbook and abstract for the brig Talent details a voyage from Salem to the East Indies and Canton. Home port was Salem; owners were NL Rogers & Bros; master was Emery Johnson; log keeper was Nehemiah Haskell. It is a daily log describing wind, weather, location, and sightings of ships. Bound with the Leander, Phoenix, Eagle, Friendship, and Paragon.
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; China
Ports Guangzhou, China; Salem, USA
Ships Talent
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