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A guide to the Kenilworth (bark, 4m) and Star of Shetland (bark) logbooks, 1903-1904, 1911-1915
HDC0174 (SAFR 16457)  
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  • Processing Note
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  • Acquisition Information
  • Historical or Biographical Note
  • Collection Scope and Content
  • Collection Arrangement

  • Title: Kenilworth (bark, 4m) and Star of Shetland (bark) logbooks
    Date: 1903-1904, 1911-1915
    Identifier/Call Number: HDC0174 (SAFR 16457)
    Physical Description: 2 items.
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: Kenilworth (bark, 4m) and Star of Shetland (bark) logbooks (SAFR 16457, HDC 174) consists of photocopies of two logbooks. The first logbook is from the 4-masted bark KENILWORTH under Captain William Taylor. The owner was Arthur Sewell. The logkeeper A. Biedermann recorded the 1903 to 1904 voyages between Seattle, Hawaii, Philadelphia, Japan and Delaware. There is mention that the captain's wife is aboard and that lime juice is served daily to the crew. The second log is for the bark STAR OF SHETLAND during 1911 to 1915 under the command of Captain B.J. Larson probably engaged in the salmon trade on its run between San Francisco and Alaska. The collection is available for research use without restriction.
    Physical Location: San Francisco Maritime NHP, Historic Documents Department
    Language(s): In English.

    Access

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    Publication and Use Rights

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    Processing Note

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    Preferred Citation

    [Item description], [Location within collection organization identified by Collection Number/Series Number/File Unit Number/Item Number], HDC0174 (SAFR 16457), Kenilworth (bark, 4m) and Star of Shetland (bark) logbooks, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

    Acquisition Information

    SAFR-00001
    This collection was transferred from Golden Gate National Recreation Area to San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

    Historical or Biographical Note

    This finding aid does not have an agency history, biography, or historical note.

    Collection Scope and Content

    Kenilworth (bark, 4m) and Star of Shetland (bark) logbooks (SAFR 16457, HDC 174) consists of photocopies of two logbooks. The first logbook is from the 4-masted bark KENILWORTH under Captain William Taylor. The owner was Arthur Sewell. The logkeeper A. Biedermann recorded the 1903 to 1904 voyages between Seattle, Hawaii, Philadelphia, Japan and Delaware. There is mention that the captain's wife is aboard and that lime juice is served daily to the crew. The second log is for the bark STAR OF SHETLAND during 1911 to 1915 under the command of Captain B.J. Larson probably engaged in the salmon trade on its run between San Francisco and Alaska. The collection is available for research use without restriction.

    Collection Arrangement

    This is a collection of two items.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Women and the sea
    crew lists
    Logbooks