Log of the Hattie E. Smith, 1881-1883

Dublin Core

Title

Log of the Hattie E. Smith, 1881-1883

Subject

Whaling--North Atlantic Ocean.

Description

This log was kept by the Mate, William H. Beetle, aboard the schooner Hattie E. Smith (Benjamin F. Nickerson, Master), originally hailing from Edgartown, Massachusetts.  On this two-year voyage (1881-1883) she set sail from New Bedford, and took approximately two dozen whales out of  the  North Atlantic.  This is one of eight Hattie E. Smith logbooks in the Nicholson Collection.

Creator

[Beetle], William H.

Date Created

1881-1883

Format

Bound manuscript

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Wh H366 1881L2

Provenance

Nicholson Whaling Collection, Providence Public Library

Collection

Citation

[Beetle], William H., “Log of the Hattie E. Smith, 1881-1883,” accessed August 30, 2015, http://pplspc.org/digital/items/show/21.

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