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Historical Sketch

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Description of Series

Series I: Logbook

Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Logbook of the Schooner Don Nicholas, 1846-1847 MS 572



Title: Logbook of the Schooner Don Nicholas
Dates: 1846-1847
Identification: MS 572
Quantity: 0.1 linear ft.- 1 item
Physical Description Approximately 35 pre-printed pages, 8.5” x 13.5”.
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Repository: Woodson Research Center

Historical Sketch

The schooner Don Nicholas was engaged in trade between Europe and the Americas. This portion of the ships log, Schooner Don Nicholas, from Calais for Baltimore, Rowland York, Master, begins in mid-sea and contains day-to-day reports of the ship’s position, weather, and events on board.

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Scope and Contents

The log reveals the ship’s travel from port to port, touching at Calais; Baltimore; Portland; Santiago, Cuba; New York; among others. Its varied cargo included bushels of corn, molasses, sugar, tobacco, etc.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research.

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Index Terms

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Schooner Don Nicholas Logbook, MS 572, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

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Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Series I: Logbook

Logbook of the Schooner Don Nicholas

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