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Logbook of the Ship Eliza Ann, 1809-1814

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Logbook of the Ship Eliza Ann, 1809-1814
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Description

Logbook, 1809-1814, of the Eliza Ann owned by the Porter family of Freeport and captained by Joseph Porter.

The book covers several voyages ending in Archangel, Russia, in the late summer of 1812. Eliza Ann spent over two years in port because of the War of 1812.

Entries for Jan. 9, 1812-Sept. 26, 1813 do not appear chronologically in the original logbook.

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