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Voyage to California: Written at Sea, 1852

The Journal of Lucy Kendall Herrick
  • 148 Pages
  • 2.42 MB
  • English

Huntington Library Press
Humanities, Sports & Recreation, Herrick, Lucy Kendall,, 18th And 19th Century Description And Travel, Voyages and travels, Science, Travel, Sailing - Narratives, Josephine (Ship : 1852), History / General, 1828-1906, Earth Sciences - Geography, Cape Horn (Chile), Horn, Cape (Chile), Josephine (Ship), Women and th
ContributionsAmy Requa Russell (Editor), Marcia Russell Good (Editor), Mary Good Lindgren (Editor)
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Open LibraryOL8377089M
ISBN 100873281659
ISBN 139780873281652

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Voyage to California: written at sea, the journal of Lucy Kendall Herrick. [Lucy Kendall Herrick; Amy Requa Russell; Marcia Russell Good; Mary Good Lindgren] -- "Inyear-old Lucy Kendall was a passenger on the Josephine, traveling from New York City around Cape Horn to San Francisco.

She was traveling with her family to join her father, Joseph. A voyage to California, the Sandwich Islands & around the world in the years, Berkeley: University of California Press. George, G., & Rights, M. The moveable fleet: A boatwatcher's guide to San Francisco Bay (1st ed., A California living book).

San Francisco: California Living Books. Title Diary of a Sea Voyage to San Francisco and Commonplace Book of an Immigrant to Oregon Dates (inclusive) Quantity folder, (1 folder) Collection Number MS Summary This anonymous handwritten volume contains several texts, including a diary of a sea voyage from Boston to San Francisco ina.

May 8 - Octo In May of Isaac Baker returned to California. As in his first voyage, Baker sketched life aboard ship. The open page illustrates the sailors' life. Later, after arriving back in California, Baker added further text and sketches to the journal.

William Penn Abrams. A year of American travel. Jessie Benton Frémont (), the daughter of a Missouri Senator Voyage to California: Written at Sea wife of explorer John 1852 book Frémont, first came to California inwhen she and her young daughter spent six months at her husband's newly-acquired ranch at Mariposas, miles east of San Francisco.

The Frémonts also spent the years and at the Mariposas ranch.

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The Shirley Letters from the California Mines, by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe, Marlene Smith-Baranzini; Voyage to California Written at Sea, The Journal of Lucy Kendall Herrick by Lucy Kendall Herrick, Amy Requa Russell, Marcia Russell Good, Mary Good Lindgren (p. 76). This list comprises books selected as a representative sample from what is perhaps the Library's most focused research collection, Californiana.

Charles F. Lummis (City Librarian, and ), acquired much of the material on the Spanish and Mexican periods of California history. John D. Bruckman (Collection Development Manager, ), added many important titles from the American.

Review of The Shirley Letters from the California Mines, by Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe, ed. Marlene Smith-Baranzini, and Voyage to California Written at Sea, The Journal of Lucy Kendall Herrick, by Lucy Kendall Herrick, ed. Amy Requa Russell, Marcia Russell Good, and Mary Good Lindgren, California Hist no.

1 (Spring ): Miners at the head of Auburn Ravine, California’s opportunities drew people from all 31 U.S. states and at least 25 foreign countries. Southern China was closer by sea than any city on the American East Coast, and s male immigrants arrived from China in alone. They met widespread discrimination from white settlers.

Description: Southern California Quarterly is a scholarly journal devoted to the publication of articles and edited documents relating to the history of the Southern California, California as a whole, and the Far West.

As a respected historical resource, the Southern California Quarterly continues its commitment to scholarship, public awareness and appreciation of local history in a lively and. Libera Martina Spinazze's "INDEX to the ARGONAUTS of CALIFORNIA". "Argonauts of California," was published in and written by Charles Warren Haskins.

It is a compilation of 27, names of California pioneers who entered the State prior to William began the diary, but many entries were written by Sarah, particularly since the stormy voyage kept William sea sick much of the time.

In the entry dated JanuWilliam remarks that, "Sarah has got a lot of pieces to make a needle book." The needle book shown here is the one that Sarah made while on this six month voyage. Harriet Hoxie was an clipper in the California trade. She was known for carrying cargoes of whale oil from Honolulu, and for importing the first Brown Leghorn chickens to the United of registry: Belgium.

The Great Seal of the State of California was adopted at the California state Constitutional Convention of and has undergone minor design changes since then, the last being the standardization of the seal in The seal shows the Roman goddess Minerva (Athena in Greek mythology), the goddess of wisdom and war, because she was born an adult, and California was never a territory; a Adopted: (followed by minor changes in, and ).

To the Discussion Leader. Newbery Honor author Laurence Yep brings his fine writing talents and pride in his Chinese heritage to his first My Name Is America book, The Journal of Wong Ming-Chung: A Chinese Miner.

Young Wong Ming-Chung is a reluctant voyager from China to California in where he joins his Uncle Stone during the California Gold Rush. Tween Books Written in the Form of Letters (Epistolary): Anderson, M.T.

Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing series. Axelrod, Amy. Your Friend in Fashion, Abby Shapiro. Blos, Joan. Letters from the Corrugated Castle: a Novel of Gold Rush California, Highlands & Islands Emigration Society The Highlands & Islands Emigration Society arranged for the emigration of more than 4, persons to Australia This is account of one such emigration, aboard the HMS Hercules in Voyage of the Jane Boyd, Journal; Charles W.

Morgan (Ship: ), Journal of the bark Charles W. Morgan, James A. Earle, master, for a voyage to the South Atlantic and Indian Ocean whaling grounds. Journal; Charles W. Morgan (Ship: ), Christopher Columbus - Christopher Columbus - Principal evidence of travels: There are few material remains of Columbus’s travels.

Efforts to find the Spaniards’ first settlement on Hispaniola have so far failed, but the present-day fishing village of Bord de Mer de Limonade (near Cap-Haïtien, Haiti) may be close to the original site, and a Taino chieftain’s settlement has been. Today’s blog post is the fourteenth in a series, the transcription of Nimrod Headington’s journal, Trip to California.

In his journal Nimrod Headington details his voyage from New York to San Francisco, where he would stake his claim and pan for gold.

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Overview: The papers consist of a journal/log Milton Bulkley kept on his sea voyage, a typed transcript of the log, a Yale class book ofand a Yale. Round Cape Horn: Voyage of the Passenger-Ship James W. Paige, from Maine to California in the Year Bangor, Maine: Press of O.F.

& W.H. Knowles, Mortland, Donald F. Dear Ones at Home and at Sea: The Pendleton-Park Papers. Searsport, Maine: Penobscot Marine Museum, SinceBookFinder has made it easy to find any book at the best price. Whether you want the cheapest reading copy or a specific collectible edition, with BookFinder, you'll find just the right book.

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Choose from different sets of california us history flashcards on Quizlet. Chava is a golem, a creature made of clay, brought to life to by a disgraced rabbi who dabbles in dark Kabbalistic magic and dies at sea on the voyage from Poland to New York harbor.

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ApExcerpted from Clipper Ships Tied to West Coast. Jim Doyle, San Francisco Chronicle Staff Writer, Octo A photo of the San Francisco schooner Advent came from one of the 1, glass plate negatives that Steven Priske (author of Tall Ships of San Francisco) found in Oregon.

Maritime historians have long heralded the contributions of New York and Boston. The California State Library got its start during the height of the Gold Rush. Many libraries and archives across the country from Yale University to the Henry E.

Huntington Library preserve formidable collections of Gold Rush material, but the State Library's direct relationship to Marshall's earthshaking discovery gives it a unique role.

The New World arrived at half-past 3 o'clock, this morning. Gregory's Messenger will please accept our thanks for full files of Eastern papers by the Pacific, which vessel arrived at San Francisco on Friday afternoon.

We are also indebted to Mr. Woodward, of Adams & Co.'s Express for State papers. The book led to the passage of the Meat Inspection Act. Alexander Hamilton, The Report on Manufactures. In this report to Congress, Secretary of the Treasury Hamilton argued the advantages of a diversified economy with both industry and agriculture to insure the country's economic as well as political independence.

Ships Passenger Lists to U.S.A. AlmsHouse Registers Information for each individual includes ship name, date of arrival, ports of departure and arrival Northstar Havre to USA Ships Passenger Lists to U.S.A. 0n Other Sites.This hand-written copy was eventually passed down to Nimrod’s great-great-granddaughter, Karen (Liffring) Hill ().

Karen was a book editor and during the last two years of her life she transcribed Nimrod’s journal. Nimrod’s journal, Trip to California, documents his travels between February of and spring of With their children, Charles, age 3; Amazene, 9 months old and Inger's parents, Ole and Annie Hedvig Jensen, they sailed from Copenhagen, April 1,on the steamer L.

N. Hvedt. Their voyage over the North Sea to Liverpool, England was very rough. On April 7th .