Slocum, Joshua, 1844-1909

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Canadian adventurer, author, lecturer; first person to sail solo around the world.

From the description of Letter to Mrs. Thaxter, 1901 December 28. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 48926781

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Paine, Albert Bigelow, 1861-1937,. Letters to Albert Bigelow Paine, 1875-1934 (bulk 1891-1934). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Albert Gleaves Papers, 1803-1946, (bulk 1877-1937) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Moore, Henry Hoyt. Letters received, 1922. Independence Seaport Museum
creatorOf Slocum, Joshua, b. 1844. Joshua Slocum Papers, 1894-1945. Peabody Essex Museum
referencedIn Wolff, Ruth. Joshua Slocum : sailing alone around the world: typescript, 1992. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn The voyage of the Northern Light [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Slocum, Joshua, b. 1844. Letter to Mrs. Thaxter, 1901 December 28. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Gleaves, Albert, 1858-1937. Papers of Albert Gleaves, 1803-1946. Library of Congress
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associatedWith Gleaves, Albert, 1858-1937. person
associatedWith Moore, Henry Hoyt. person
associatedWith New York Canoe Club. corporateBody
associatedWith Paine, Albert Bigelow, 1861-1937, person
associatedWith Thaxter, Mrs, person
associatedWith Wolff, Ruth. person
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Birth 1844-02-20

Death 1909-11-14





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SNAC ID: 45999938