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Benjamin Osgood journal, 1849 Mar. 6 - 1851 Mar. 27.
BANC FILM 2704; BANC MSS 76/140 c
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Title:

Benjamin Osgood journal, 1849 Mar. 6 - 1851 Mar. 27

Creator/Contributor:

Osgood, Benjamin., creator

Creator/Contributor:

Richardson, Charles W.

Abstract:

A printed "Seaman's Journal" form, completed in manuscript, of a voyage around the Horn from Boston to California in the ship Regulus and experiences gold mining. Additional pages bound in. The first part of the journal, covering the voyage, kept jointly with Charles W. Richardson. Names of members of the Bunker Hill Trading & Mining Co. recorded on preliminary leaves and list of passengers on board the Regulus included in the text. Journal also includes entries written by Mrs. Osgood after his return East.

Date:

1849 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ma -- n-us-ca
Bunker Hill Trading and Mining Company.
Regulus (trading vessel)
Voyages to the Pacific coast
Gold mines and mining -- California
Mining corporations -- Massachusetts

Note:

Also available on microfilm with call number BANC FILM 2704.
Pencil sketch transferred to the Pictorial Collections of the Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1976.077--A)

Type:

Passenger lists.
Ships' logs.

Physical Description:

1 v. (248 p.) ; 35 cm.
1 microfilm reel : negative (BNEG Box 3047) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC FILM 2704
BANC MSS 76/140 c

Origin:

California