Ship's Log, Fame, 1780

This ship's log belonged to the English ship, the Fame. It describes the Fame's participation in escorting three cowboys between England and Quebec during the War of American Independence. The voyage of 1780 was marked by an encounter with American privateers in the Gulf of the Saint Lawrence.

Philips Library, Peabody Essex Museum

no 6561779/83 f
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