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Box 1


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USS Natchez Ship Log, 1833 May 4-1835 August 9

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Note From the Collection: The volume titled "Journal of a Cruise in the US Ship Natchez, John P Lanzinger Esq Commander by Roberts Poinsett Lovell" chronicles Lovell's time as midshipman on the USS Natchez and the USS Boxer from May 4, 1833 to August 9, 1835 off the coast of Brazil and Argentina. The handwritten volume mostly documents the wind and weather conditions aboard the two ships, with some details regarding hailed ships (American, English, Dutch and...
Dates: 1833 May 4-1835 August 9