Erie (Ship)

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Whaling vessel; out of Fairhaven, Mass.; mastered by Jared J. Jernegan, 2nd, on voyage from 10 Nov. 1853-30 May 1857 to the Kodiak, Northwest Coast, Tuamatos, Vasquez, French Rock, New Zealand, and On the Line whaling grounds; owner-agent: Nathan Church; built at New York, N.Y., 1829.

From the description of Logbook of the ship Erie, 1855 Apr. 15-1856 Mar. 18. (Old Dartmouth Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 71056720

Whaling vessel, out of Fairhaven, Mass., mastered by Ichabod Norton, on voyage from 1 Sept. 1847-11 Apr. 1850 to the Atlantic, Okhotsk Sea, On the Line, Japan Sea, and Sakhalin Sea whaling grounds; owner-agent: Nathan Church; built at New York, N.Y., 1840.

From the description of Logbook, 1847 Sept. 1-1850 Apr. 11. (Old Dartmouth Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70978744

Whaling vessel, out of Fairhaven, Mass., mastered by Jared J. Jernegan, 2nd, on voyage from 1 Sept. 1853-Mar. 1856 to the Kodiak and New Zealand whaling grounds; owner-agent: Nathan Church; bought from New York, 1840.

From the description of Logbook, 1855 Apr. 15-1856 Mar. (Old Dartmouth Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70976311

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Erie (Ship). Logbook of the ship Erie, 1855 Apr. 15-1856 Mar. 18. Old Dartmouth Historical Society Library
creatorOf Erie (Ship). Logbook, 1847 Sept. 1-1850 Apr. 11. Old Dartmouth Historical Society Library
referencedIn Walker, Robert J. (Robert John), 1801-1869. Robert James Walker letter, September 27, 1847. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Erie (Ship). Logbook, 1855 Apr. 15-1856 Mar. Old Dartmouth Historical Society Library
referencedIn Randolph, Richard Kidder, 1781-1849. Papers of Richard Kidder Randolph [manuscript], 1791-1932 bulk 1812-1860. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Pleasonton, A. J. (Augustus James), 1808-1894. Diary, 1838-1844. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Rodgers family. Rodgers family papers, 1791-1885 bulk 1800-1830. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Salomon, George. John Maynard legend research notes, [ca. 1966]. Buffalo History Museum, Research Library
referencedIn Account books and other material relating to the whaling industry chiefly from New Bedford and Nantucket, Mass., 1774-1922 (inclusive) [microform]. Harvard Business School, Knowledge and Library Services/Baker Library
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associatedWith Church, Nathan, shipowner. person
associatedWith Jernegan, Jared. person
associatedWith Norton, Ichabod. person
associatedWith Pleasonton, A. J. (Augustus James), 1808-1894. person
associatedWith Randolph, Richard Kidder, 1781-1849. person
associatedWith Rodgers family. family
associatedWith Salomon, George. person
associatedWith Walker, Robert J. (Robert John), 1801-1869. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Aitutaki Atoll (Cook Islands)
Massachusetts--Fairhaven
Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia)
Oahu (Hawaii)
Pernambuco (Brazil)
North Pacific Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Massachusetts--Fairhaven
Tahuata (French Polynesia)
Okhotsk, Sea of
North Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
Hawaii
Azores
Guam
Massachusetts--Fairhaven
Rota Island (Northern Mariana Islands)
Aitutaki Atoll (Cook Islands)
Lahaina (Hawaii)
Subject
Right whale
Bowhead whale
Whaling
Finback whale
Whalers (persons)--Death
Punishment
Whalers (Persons)
Blue whale
Whales
Globicephala
Killer whale
Whaling masters
Sperm whale
Seafaring life
Voyages and travels
Whale oil
Humpback whale
Occupation
Function

Corporate Body

Active 1847

Active 1850

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