SS RINGLEADER Collection, 1870-1878

Manuscript Collection #1090

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Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Box 1
    • Folder a
      Log Kept By George E. Peer, while on his cruise from New York to Shanghai [China] and Shanghai to San Francisco During 1877 and 1878 [aboard the Clipper Ship RINGLEADER]. Holograph Mss. 1 vol. 112 p. used out of 165.
    • Folder b
      W. E. Bray Photographic Print (ca. 1877-1878) Black & White. 1 item. 1 p. Note: W. E. Bray was the captain of the SS RINGLEADER.
    • Folder c
      The New Testament of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ . . . (New York: American Bible Society, 1870). 8.5 mm x 12.5 mm. 1 vol. 204 p.
    • Folder d
      Nya Testamentet (New York: Americanska Bibel-Auskapet, 1875) 8.5 mm x 12.5 mm. 1 vol. 262 p. Note: Swedish language.
  • Oversize Folder os1
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    Track Chart of the Ship RINGLEADER, Captain Bray, Sailed July 1st, 1878 from Shanghai for San Fransisco, Arrived Aug. 1st 1878. Printed form. 1 item. 1 p. 59 mm. x 24.5 mm. Note: Inscribed "Gift to Mrs. W. J. Henry. Also includes New York - Shanghai track.

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