The Papers of snowdrop and Eclipse (Ships), Logbooks in the Dartmouth College LibraryWMST Mss-32

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Snowdrop (ship) and Eclipse (ship)
Title Remainder: Logbooks. 1905-1985
Dates: 1905-1985
Identification: Mss-32





SNOWDROP AND ECLIPSE (SHIPS), LOGBOOKS



Logbooks.



BOX I.

Item 1.

Roughbook containing:



a. Unidentified position reckonings.



May 23, 1886 - October 24, 1886.



March 16, 1887 - November 12, 1887.



b. Position reckonings and partial log of the Eclipse.



September 26, 1905 - October 28, 1905.



April 14, 1906 - November 7, 1906.



c. Position reckonings and partial log of the Snowdrop.



June 13, 1907 - November 11, 1907.



282 pp. manuscript in pencil.



2.

First voyage of the Snowdrop from Dundee to Davis Straits, Baffin Land. Frobisher Straits, and Hudson Straits and back to Dundee, June 13, 1907 - November 8, 1907.



33 pp. Typescript Copy of Roughbook.



(micor. Reel 1 (V. 5a).



3.

Carbon copy of above.



signature: Captain James Brown.



4.

Log of the Snowdrop voyage from Dundee to Baffinland.



April 23, 1908 - September 1909.



Ship wrecked. September 18, 1908 (in Frobisher Bay) and crew made it to shore. Rescued 15 September, 1909.



103 pp. typescript



signature: Captain James Brown.



5.

Carbon copy of above.





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