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Alexander (Ship)

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Works: 37 works in 103 publications in 4 languages and 881 library holdings
Genres: Naval history  Account books  Logbooks 
Roles: Composer
Classifications: G640, 919.8
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Ship log of the Alexander, 1811-1813 by Alexander (Ship)( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tagebuch einer Entdeckungsreise nach den nördlichen Polargegenden im Jahr 1818 in dem königlichen Schiffe Alexander by William Edward Parry( Book )

1 edition published in 1819 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander (Ship) Logbook Photostatic Copy by Alexander (Ship)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The photostaic copy of the logbook of the ship Alexander details a voyage from Boston to the South Seas (Dec. 1804 to Apr. 1805). [Master?] and log keeper was John L[...]end. It is a daily log that describes wind, weather, location, shipboard occupations, and sightings of ships. Bound with the ships Belisarius and Ataba
by Alexander (Ship)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Log/journal, kept by Henry Ingman Defreez, of Nantucket, Mass., relating to a trading voyage from New York to Londonderry
Alexander (Ship) log book by Alexander (Ship)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Log book kept by John Brown, captain of the Ship Alexander, as he traveled from Boston to Canton, China (now Guangzhou) and back. The voyage took 22 months and covered nearly 23,600 miles. Entries contain the distance covered, wind directions, the course direction, and a summary of the day's activity. The captain would note if anyone on board was sick, any other ships they encountered, and other pertinent information
A voyage of discovery : made under the orders of the Admiralty, in His Majesty's ships Isabella and Alexander, for the purpose of exploring Baffin's Bay, and inquiring into the probability of a north-west passage by John Ross( Book )

1 edition published in 1819 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains a journal of the voyage with information on ice conditions, descriptions of the Polar Eskimos of the Cape York Region, and of extensive stretches of red snow seen there. Also includes a record of personal equipment, all orders, and work carried out. Appendices include observations on magnetic variations, zoology, geology, latitudes and longitudes
A chart of the track of the Alexander on her homeward passage from Port Jackson, on the eastn. coast of New South Wales to Batavia; performed in ... 1788 by John Shortland( )

1 edition published in 1789 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cushing and White Papers by Cushing and White( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contain ships' papers, correspondence, accounts, receipts, and an account book relating to the shipping and privateering activities of this Boston, Massachusetts firm. Although the records include items from 1773 to 1852, the bulk of the collection concerns privateering during the American Revolution, 1775 to 1783
Account book of Penn Townsend by Penn Townsend( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Account book kept by Penn Townsend, ship captain, of [Salem, Massachusetts]. Includes accounts of disbursements, sales, and invoices for the brig Eunice and various other vessels. Includes index
Oliver Putnam Papers by Oliver Putnam( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Newburyport, MA shipping merchant. Collection contains shipping papers and papers regarding Oliver's real estate investments. Also included are papers of Newburyport blacksmith Oliver Putnam (1755-1818), Thorndike (1787-1858) and Joshua Putnam (b. 1798)
 
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Languages
English (76)

French (9)

German (6)

Dutch (2)