Log/journal, 1853 May 6-1854 July 22.


John P. Kennedy (Supply ship). Log/journal, 1853 May 6-1854 July 22.

Log/journal, 1853 May 6-1854 July 22.

Log/journal, kept by purser George Harrison Ritchie (who transferred to the steamer Powhatan in Sept. 1854), relating to a survey voyage to the Pacific and Indian oceans and Hong Kong.

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John P. Kennedy (Supply ship)

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U.S. Navy vessel, out of New York Naval Shipyard, mastered by Napoleon Collins; purchased 1853; decommissioned in 1855. From the description of Log/journal, 1853 May 6-1854 July 22. (Nantucket Hist Association). WorldCat record id: 71013355 ...

New York Naval Shipyard

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