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Title Log of the Zenobia
Reference Log 447
Library Phillips Library, Peabody Essex Museum
Collection Logbooks
Date Jun 1839 - May 1840
Author / Creator Kinsman, Nathaniel
Description The logbook of the ship Zenobia details a voyage from Boston to Batavia [i.e. Jakarta], Canton [i.e. Guangzhou], and New York (June 1839 to May 1840). Home port was [Salem?]; log keeper was Nathaniel Kinsman. A daily log describing wind, weather, location, and shipboard occupations.
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; Indonesia; China
Ports New York, USA; Boston, USA; Jakarta, Indonesia; Guangzhou, China
Ships Zenobia
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