Articles include: Bonaparte Toscan and the Cuban Pirates by Kenneth Scott; Articles of Agreement for the Galley Conqueror, 1779 by William D. Hoyt, Jr.; While I'm At the Wheel, by F. P. Harlow; The Transpacific Voyages of Pamir by Jerry MacMullen; Philip Freneau, Our Sailor Poet by Philip Marsh; Reminiscences of a Voyage in the Bark William H. Besse, Including the Java Earthquake of 1883 by Mrs. B. C. Baker, Edited by Harold Bowditch; and West India Hurricanes by J. W. Somerville. Notes, News, Book Reviews, and Documents, which include those pertaining to the discovery of the Solomon Islands, are also included.
Baker, B. C., Mrs.; Barks (Sailing ships); Bowditch, Harold, 1883-1964; Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.); Cholera; Depositions; Freneau, Philip Morin, 1752-1832; Harlow, Frederick Pease; Hoyt, William D., Jr.; Hurricanes; Java (Indonesia) – History; Krakatoa – Indonesia; Letters; Letter writing; MacMullen, Jerry; Maritime piracy; Marsh, Philip M. (Philip Merrill), 1893-; Masts and rigging; Naval architecture; Nicholson, James, 1737-1804; Paddle-wheels; Piracy; Pirates – Cuba; Poetry; Poets; Sea Travel; Sailing ships; San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.); Schooners; Scott, Kenneth; Shipbuilding; Ships' papers; Solomon Islands; Somerville, J. W.; Steam-engines; Steel ships; Toscan, Bonaparte; United States. Navy--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Volcanoes; Voyages, Ocean.
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A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts
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