Logbook of H.M.S Desperate


Title
Logbook of H.M.S Desperate
Description
The logbook of the British warship H.M.S. Desperate, kept by Lt. Marshall Little, contains wind and weather information, as well as descriptions of daily life aboard the ship. The ship, headquartered in Bermuda during the Civil War, traveled to Halifax and Pictou, Nova Scotia; Newfoundland; Jamaica; and Honduras. The first page of the book is decorated with watercolor flags and emblems. Logbook also includes a watercolor map of Nova Scotia, watercolor maps of voyages, and pencil drawings.
Date
1862-1863
Original Format
administrative records
Extent
21cm x 32cm
Local Identifier
0472-002-b1
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
Rights
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