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A guide to the Grandfather Paty's journal, 1812-1850
HDC0138 (SAFR 14297)  
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  • Title: Grandfather Paty's journal
    Date: 1812-1850
    Identifier/Call Number: HDC0138 (SAFR 14297)
    Physical Description: 1 item.
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: Grandfather Paty's journal (SAFR 14297, HDC 138) is the title of this typescript reminiscence. It recounts John Paty's activities in maritime trade on the East and West Coasts of the United States, the West Coast of Mexico, Hawaii, Tahiti and the Caribbean Islands from 1812 to 1850. John and his brother started Paty's & Company while in San Francisco and operated the company during the Gold Rush. Mentioned in the reminiscence is the slave revolt on Martinique in 1838 and passage through the Strait of Magellan in 1833. This item is available for 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], HDC0138 (SAFR 14297), Grandfather Paty's journal, 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

    Grandfather Paty's journal (SAFR 14297, HDC 138) is the title of this typescript reminiscence. It recounts John Paty's activities in maritime trade on the East and West Coasts of the United States, the West Coast of Mexico, Hawaii, Tahiti and the Caribbean Islands from 1812 to 1850. John and his brother started Paty's & Company while in San Francisco and operated the company during the Gold Rush. Mentioned in the reminiscence is the slave revolt on Martinique in 1838 and passage through the Strait of Magellan in 1833. This item is available for use without restriction.

    Collection Arrangement

    This is a collection of one item.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    California--Gold discoveries
    Death at sea
    Illness on shipboard
    Shipwrecks
    Slave trade
    Mexican War, 1846-1848
    Paty, John
    Paty & Company
    Lists (document genres)
    Sea journal