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A guide to the John C. Brethauer journal of the 1887 voyage of the Vanderbilt (built 1867; schooner, 2m), 1887
HDC1653 (SAFR 23809)  
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Description
The John C. Brethauer journal of the 1887 voyage of the schooner Vanderbilt consists of a handwritten journal of an able seaman engaged in an illegal seal hunting expedition, and 14 pressed botanical specimens removed from the pages of the journal.
Background
The John C. Brethauer journal of the 1887 voyage of the VANDERBILT is a semi-daily account of the life and work of the captain and crew of a schooner in the Pacific Ocean, Arctic Ocean and Bering Strait, engaged in an illegal seal hunting expedition in the spring and summer of 1887.
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Availability
This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.