Kane logbooks, 1844-1857

Mss.B.K132a

Date: 1844-1857 | Size: 12 Volumes

Collection Information

Physical description

12 volumes.

Provenance

Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

Naval History Note

Important source material in antebellum American naval history.

Early American History Note

These eleven volumes contain Elisha Kent Kane's logbooks for voyages he took from 1844-1857. MOLE contains a detailed index of them.

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Miscellaneous
  • Travel Narratives and Journals

Subject(s)

  • Americans Abroad
  • International Trade.
  • International Travel


Detailed Inventory

1. Kaspar, Peter .
1. Log of the ship Edward O'Brien, 1853-1856. 1 vol.
1853-18561 volume(s)volume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967

2. Boon, W. B..
2. Log of the schooner Leesburg, 1850-1853.
1850-18531 Volumesvolume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

3. Caster, A..
3. Log of the brig New World, 1852.
18522 volume(s)volume 2

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

4. 4. Log of the ship Wings of the Morning, 1854-1855.
1854-18551 volume(s)volume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

5. Ducan, R. R. .
5. Log of the ship Savanah, 1852-1853.
1852-18531 volume(s)volume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

6. Rice, J. D..
6. Log of the ship Sandusky, 1853-1854.
1853-18541 volume(s)volume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

7. Parker, F. A. .
7. Log of the U.S. Frigate Brandywine, 1843-1845.
1843-18451 volume(s)volume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

8. Breese, Samuel L. (Samuel Livingston), 1794-1870.
8. Journal of the U. S. Sloop of War Albany, 1846-1847.
1846-18471 volume(s)volume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

9. Breese, Samuel L. (Samuel Livingston), 1794-1870.
9. Log of the U. S. Frigate Cumberland, 1844-1845.
1844-18451 volume(s)volume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

10. Smith, Robert .
10. Log of the bark Roderic, 1853.
18531 volume(s)volume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.

11. Roath, H. G..
11. Log of the schooner Telegraph, 1856-1857. 1 vol.
1856-18571 volume(s)volume 1

Provenance: Presented by Dr. Oliver Cope, 1967.