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Ships and Shipping

Subject Source: Archiveswest

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

William Salter Baker bill of sale

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1850 Aug 20] 1: [Barcode: i49152166]
Identifier: CA 1850 Aug 20

The collection consists of a bill of sale transferring half-ownership of the "Brig. Anna & Maime" from William Salter Baker to Orville Risley for the amount of $4,000.00.

Dates: 1850 August 20

C. S. Bogan letters to "Uncle and Aunt"

 Collection — Folder 1 : [Barcode: ALMA230967]
Identifier: CA 1852 Apr 26

C.S. Bogan sailed vessels on the west coast of the United States and Mexico. Collection contains two letters from C. S. Bogan, Acapulco, Mexico, and San Francisco, California, to "Uncle and Aunt," April 26 and June 27, 1852 describing difficulties of voyage from Panama.

Dates: 1852

Brother Jonathan (steamship) cargo manifest

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1860 Mar 21] 1: [Barcode: ALMA235488]
Identifier: CA 1860 Mar 21

Collection is comprised of the manifest of the cargo of the steamship Brother Jonathan.

Dates: 1860 March 21

Certificate of Register of the brig Metropolis

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1854 Apr 18] 1: [Barcode: ALMA235491]
Identifier: CA 1854 Apr 18

Collection is comprised of the Certificate of Register issued to Herman C. Leonard by John Adair for the brig, Metropolis.

Dates: 1854 April 18

H.W. Corbett and H.W Failing collection of bills of lading, shipping tickets and freight bills relating to Pacific Northwest vessels

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: ALMA220739]
Identifier: CA B497

H.W. Corbett (1827-1903) and H. Failing (1834 – 1898) brothers (by marriage), business partners and politicians. Collection contains 1, 20 paged volume of various bills of lading, shipping tickets and freight bills relating to Corbett and Failing's business in the Pacific Northwest.

Dates: 1859-1878

John O'Hara Cosgrave papers

Identifier: Ax 718

John O’Hara Cosgrave II (1908-1968) was an artist and a writer. Although best known for his illustrations of sea vessels, Cosgrave’s works are not restricted to the limits of water. The collection includes illustrations, manuscripts, correspondences, acclamations, book dummies and proofs.

Dates: 1930-1970

Hurricane (Sailing ship) documents, receipts, and related papers

 Collection — Multiple collection box [B 035] 1: [Barcode: 35025042917498]
Identifier: B 035

Under captain Samuel Very, the Hurricane sailed out of London to Hong Kong and Calcutta, India in 1855. This collection includes Hurricane documents, receipts, and related papers from the 1855 voyage.

Dates: 1855-1856

Mary Cleveland (Schooner) bill of lading

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1863 May 6] 1: [Barcode: i50002569]
Identifier: CA 1863 May 6

The Mary Cleveland was a shipping schooner that operated on the west coast of the United States. The collection (May 6, 1863) consists of a single bill of lading given to John S. Pasty of Roseburg for goods to be shipped to Scottsburg.

Dates: 1863 May 6

Mary Cleveland (Schooner) bill of lading

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1861 Oct 7] 1: [Barcode: i50002430]
Identifier: CA 1861 Oct 7

The Mary Cleveland was a shipping schooner that operated on the west coast of the United States. The collection (October 7, 1861) contains a bill of lading.

Dates: 1861 October 7

Scott O'Dell papers

Identifier: Ax 809

Scott O’Dell (1898-1989) was a writer of books for adults, young adults and children. The collection includes manuscripts for The Cruise of the Arctic Star and correspondence with the publishing company.

Dates: 1966-1976

Portland, Oregon Merchants & Ship Owners petition

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1854 Nov 1] 1: [Barcode: i49412668]
Identifier: CA 1854 Nov 1

The collection consists of a petition from Portland area "Merchants & Ship Owners" to Pres. Franklin Pierce requesting that a customs house be established in Astoria, Oregon.

Dates: 1854 November 1

Prince Ernest (Ship) log

 Collection — Multiple collection box [B 114] 1: [Barcode: 35025032079168]
Identifier: B 114

The collection consist of the log of Her Majesty's packet Prince Ernest.

Dates: 1800 August 13-1802 January 7

Princess Royal (Ship) log

 Collection — Multiple collection box [B 115] 1: [Barcode: 35025032079176]
Identifier: B 115

The collection consists of the ship's log of the British sailing vessel, Princess Royal .

Dates: 1791-1793

John Shaver journal

 Collection — Multiple collection box [A 109] 1: [Barcode: ALMA209723]
Identifier: A 109

John Shaver was from South Mountain, North Carolina. He sailed on the Henry Chauncey to Aspinwall, crossed the isthmus, and proceeded on the Sacramento to San Francisco, Mar. 11 to Apr. 2, 1868. Journal describes his journey.

Dates: 1868

SS Baranov Alaska trip photograph album

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025042018586]
Identifier: PH 203_034

This album consists of 93 photographs relating to a trip "Buck" and "Averill" took to Alaska aboard the S.S. Baranof in 1950. Stops along the trip include the Saxman Totem Park in Saxman, Alaska; Ketchikan, Alaska; Juneau, Alaska; and Wrangell, Alaska. Collection also includes numerous photographs taken aboard the S.S. Baranof. The concentration of photographs is of the Saxman Totem Park and Wrangell.

Dates: 1950

Stadden Photographic Studio photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: PH 010

John Hawthorne Stadden (1873-1961) was an itinerant Northwest photographer from 1907-1909 and opened Stadden Photographic Studio in Marshfield (Coos Bay) in 1909. The collection consists of images of the Coos Bay area of the Oregon coast, c. 1910-1920.

Dates: 1910-1920

Swiftsure (Ship) log and recipe book

 Collection — Volume 1 : [Barcode: i49297016]
Identifier: B 118

The collection consists of the log and ship's recipe book of Her Majesty's packet Swiftsure from Falmouth toward Halifax and New York.

Dates: April 13, 1820-May 25, 1820

William F. Browne (Schooner) bill of lading

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1865 Apr 13] 1: [Barcode: i50049161]
Identifier: CA 1865 Apr 13

The collection contains a bill of lading, dated April 13, 1865, of the William F. Browne (Schooner), and the bill includes a list of goods shipped from San Francisco to Scottsburg, Oregon.

Dates: 1865 April 13

Eleanor Wilson papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 35025042293866]
Identifier: Ax 611

Eleanor Wilson (1891-1972) was a Christian missionary who worked in Japan, Hawaii, and the Pacific in general, particularly the Marshall and Caroline Islands. In 1950 she became captain of the Morning Star VI, a mission ship in the Pacific. The collection consists mostly of correspondence describing her missionary work from 1925-1951; there are also a few miscellaneous items and photographs.

Dates: 1925-1951

Yamhill Steamboat Company journal

 Collection — Multiple collection box [B 120] 1: [Barcode: i49084793]
Identifier: B 120

The Yamhill Steamboat Company was organized in 1859 to transport farm products between Portland and California. The collection consists of a journal of accounts for the company.

Dates: 1859-1861