Repositories of Logbooks from American Whaling Voyages

Repositories of Voyage Logbooks

 CodeLocation
AASAmerican Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts
ASLState Library of Tasmania, Archives, Hobart, Tasmania
ATIAlexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand
BABerkshire Athenaeum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts
BELBuffalo and Erie County Public Library, Buffalo, New York
BHCHistorical Collection, Town of Brookhaven, Patchogue, New York
BHSBourne Historical Society, Bourne, Massachusetts
BJBarbara Johnson Collection
BLBaker Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
BMLBernice P. Bishop Museum Library, Honolulu, Hawaii
BPLBoston Public Library, Boston, Massachusetts
BRHBridgehampton Historical Society, Bridgehampton, New York
BHPBristol, Rhode Island Historical and Preservation Society
BSBostonian Society, Old State House, Boston, Massachusetts
CCCCommander Chr. Christensen's Whaling Museum, Sandefjord, Norway
CCNCape Cod National Seashore Park, Eastham, Massachusetts
CHConnecticut Historical Society, Hartford, Connecticut
CHSChicago Historical Society, Chicago, Illinois
CSLConnecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut
CSHWhaling Museum Society, Inc., Cold Spring Harbor, New York
CUCClaremont Universities Consortium, Honnold/Mudd Library, Claremont, CA
DARHendrick Hudson Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, Hudson, New York
DCLDartmouth College Library, Hanover, New Hampshire
DULDuke University Library, Durham, North Carolina
EHLEast Hampton Library, East Hampton, New York
FDRFranklin Delano Roosevelt Library, Hyde Park, New York
FHSFalmouth Historical Society, Falmouth, Massachusetts
FPLFalmouth Public Library, Falmouth, Massachusetts
GHLGeorge Hail Free Library, Warren, Rhode Island
HERHeritage Museums and Gardens, Sandwich, Massachusetts
HHHoughton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts
HLCHuntington Library, San Marino, California
HSDHistorical Society of Delaware, Wilmington, Delaware
JHLJohn Hay Library, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
JJLJohn Jermain Library, Sag Harbor, New York
KWMKendall Collection, Research Library, New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, Massachusetts
LCLibrary of Congress, Washington, District of Columbia
LIMLong Island Maritime Museum, West Sayville, New York
LLLilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
MAHMattapoisett Historical Society, Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
MAUMaury Abstracts, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia
MHBMassachusetts Historical Society, Boston, Massachusetts
MHSMaine Historical Society, Portland, Maine
MITHart Nautical Collection, M. I. T. Museums, Cambridge, Massachusetts
MLMitchell Library, State Museum of New South Wales, Australia
MMMariners Museum, Newport News, Virginia
MNHAmerican Museum of Natural History, New York, New York
MSMG. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., Mystic, Connecticut
MVHMartha's Vineyard Museum, Edgartown, Massachusetts
MVHSMartha's Vineyard Historical Society, Edgartown, Massachusetts Stolen from collection in 1969, recorded by Charles Batchelder prior to the theft
NANantucket Athenaeum, Nantucket, Massachusetts
NACPNational Archives and Records Administration, College Park, Maryland
NAWNational Archives and Records Administration, Washington, District of Columbia
NBLNew Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, Massachusetts
NBWResearch Library, New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, Massachusetts
NHANantucket Historical Association, Nantucket, Massachusetts
NHHNew Haven Colony Historical Society, New Haven, Connecticut
NJHNew Jersey Historical Society, Newark, New Jersey
NLANational Library of Australia, Canberra, Australia
NLHNew London County Historical Society, New London, Connecticut
NHSNewport Historical Society, Newport, Rhode Island
NYHNew York Historical Society, New York, New York
NYLNew York Public Library, New York, New York
NYSNew York State Historical Association, Cooperstown, New York
OPOyster Ponds Historical Society, Orient, New York
PAPortsmouth Athenaeum, Portsmouth, New Hampshire
PEMPeabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts
PLPeterhead Public Library and Museum, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
PMMPenobscot Marine Museum, Searsport, Maine
PMPPilgrim Monument and Provincetown Museum, Provincetown, Massachusetts
PPLNicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, Rhode Island
PRPrivately owned
PLUPublished, location of original unknown
PULPrinceton University Library, Princeton, New Jersey
QPLThe Queens Borough Public Library, New York, New York
RIHRhode Island Historical Society Library, Providence, Rhode Island
RMLRogers Memorial Library, Southampton, New York
RULRutgers University Library, New Brunswick, New Jersey
SBHSanta Barbara Historical Society, Santa Barbara, California
SFMJ. Porter Shaw Library, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, San Francisco, California
SHHShelter Island Historical Society, Havens Museum, Shelter Island, New York
SHWSag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum, Sag Harbor, New York
SISmithsonian Institution, Washington, District of Columbia
SLNSmithtown Library, Smithtown, New York
SLUOffered for sale; current location unknown
SLTState Library of Tasmania, Crowther Library, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
SMShelburne Museum, Shelburne, Vermont
SMMSuffolk Marine Museum, West Sayville, New York
SPLSociety for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities, Cold Spring Harbor, New York
SPNSociety for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, Boston, Massachusetts
SPRScott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, England
SSWState Historical Society of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
STOStonington Historical Society, Stonington, Connecticut
TDHull Maritime Museum, Queen Victoria Square, Hull, United Kingdom.
UCBUniversity of California at Berkeley, California
UDEUniversity of Delaware, Newark, DE
WESWestport Historical Society, Westport, Massachusetts
WHSWethersfield Historical Society, Wethersfield, Connecticut
WVMWhalers Village Museum, Kaanapali, Maui, Hawaii
YUYale University Library, New Haven, Connecticut