Sources for American Whaling Voyages

Sources

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 1Works Progress Administration. Whaling Masters: Voyages 1731-1925. New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 1938. Annotated copy located at the New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
2Hegarty, Reginald B. Addendum to "Starbuck" and "Whaling Masters": New Bedford Customs District. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Free Public Library, 1964.
3Private Collections. Private communications with the owners of logbooks and journals.
4Starbuck, Alexander. History of the American Whale Fishery from its Earliest Inception to the Year 1876. 1876. Reprinted Secaucus, NJ: Castle Books, 1989.
5Batchelder, Charles F. Whaleship Index. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA, 1960. Card file.
6Sherman, Stuart C., comp. Judith M. Downey and Virginia Adams, eds. with Howard Pasternak. Whaling Logbooks and Journals, 1613-1927: An Inventory of Manuscript Records in Public Collections. Garland Reference Library of the Humanities, vol. 682. New York and London: Garland Publishing, Inc., 1986.
7Wood, Dennis. "Abstracts of Whaling Voyages, 1831-1873." Microfilm copy from the original manuscript held by the New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA, 1981.
8Frank, Stuart M. Dictionary of Scrimshaw Artists. Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., 1991.
9Martin, Kenneth R. Personal communication.
10Leavitt, John F. The Charles W. Morgan. Mystic, CT: The Marine Historical Association, Inc., 1973.
11Colby, Barnard L. For Oil and Buggy Whips. Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., 1990.
12Register for Seamen’s Names and Descriptions, 1837-1935. 40 vols., New Bedford Port Society. On deposit at the New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
13Hegarty, Reginald B. Returns of Whaling Vessels Sailing from American Ports: A Continuation of Alexander Starbuck’s "History of the American Whale Fishery" 1876-1928. New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, and Whaling Museum, 1959.
14Nebiker, Walter. Personal communication.
15"Fall River in the Whale Fishery." "Falmouth in the Whale Fishery." "Providence in the Whale Fishery of the Past." "Somerset in the Whale Fishery." "Record of Newport Whaling Ships." "Bristol in the Whale Fishery." New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA, Scrapbook 17. Undated clippings from unidentified newspapers.
16Malloy, Mary. Whaling Brides and Whaling Brothers: The Lawrences of Falmouth. Falmouth, MA: Falmouth Historical Society, 1997.
17Amaral, Pat. They Ploughed the Seas: Profiles of Azorean Master Mariners. St. Petersburg, FL: Valkyrie Press, Inc., 1978.
18Work Projects Administration. Ship Registers and Enrollments of Newport, Rhode Island 1790-1939. Providence, RI: National Archives Project, 1938-1941.
19Ship Registers and Enrollments, Ship Licenses issued to vessels under 20 tons, Ship Licenses on enrollments issued out of the Port of Bristol-Warren, RI 1773-1939. Providence, RI: National Archives Project, 1941.
20Works Progress Administration. Ship Registers and Enrollments, Ship Licenses issued to vessels under 20 tons, Ship Licenses on enrollments issued out of the Port of Bristol-Warren, RI 1773-1939. Providence, RI: National Archives Project, 1941.
21Works Progress Administration. Ship Registers of Dighton-Fall River, Massachusetts 1789-1938. Boston: National Archives Project, 1939.
22Works Progress Administration. Ship Registers of the District of Plymouth, Massachusetts 1789-1908. Boston: National Archives Project, 1939.
23Works Progress Administration. Alphabetical List of Ship Registers, District of Barnstable, Massachusetts 1814-1913. Boston: National Archives Project, 1938.
24Scott, Samuel. Curator, The Whaling Museum Society, Inc., Cold Spring Harbor, NY. Personal communication.
25Carmer, Carl. The Hudson. New York and Toronto: Farrar & Rinehardt, 1939.
26Eldridge, Mary. Typed list attached to letter from Edwin Jacob to Mrs. Rattnoy, Feb. 27, 1965.
27Adams, James Truslow. History of the Town of Southampton (East End of Canoe Place). Bridgehampton, NY: Hampton Press, 1918.
28Robotti, Frances Diane. Whaling and Old Salem (A Chronicle of the Sea). New York: Bonanza Books, 1962.
29Tompkins, E. Berkeley. "Black Ahab." California Historical Quarterly, 51:2 (1972).
30Worth, Henry B. "Voyages of Ship 'Bartholomew Gosnold.’" Old Dartmouth Historical Sketches, 44 (1916).
31Cabral, Reginald W. and James Theriault. Wooden Ships and Iron Men. Provincetown, MA: Trustees of The Heritage Museum, 1994.
32"Ship's paper in Collection of Society." Dukes County Intelligencer, 19:1 (August, 1977).
33"Chilmark Whaling Masters." Dukes County Intelligencer, 21:2 (November 1979).
34"Antone Fortes, Whaleman." Dukes County Intelligencer, 11:4 (May, 1970).
35"A Captain who knew the Pacific." Works Progress Administration.
36Whaling Masters: Voyages 1731-1925. New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 1938. Annotated copy located at Gale Huntington Research Library, Martha's Vineyard Historical Society, Edgartown, MA.
37Miscellaneous newspaper clippings, mostly undated and sources unidentified. Archival boxes 59B and 60B. Gale Huntington Research Library, Martha's Vineyard Historical Society, Edgartown, MA.
38Permanent Registers . . . Register Bonds . . . Register Oaths . . . Permanent Enrollments . . . Enrollment Bonds . . . Enrollment Oaths . . . for Edgartown, MA. Gale Huntington Research Library, Martha’s Vineyard Historical Society, Edgartown, MA. Archival Box 140.2B, Typewritten list.
39Miscellaneous newspaper clippings, mostly undated and sources unidentified. Archival Box 116B. Gale Huntington Research Library, Martha's Vineyard Historical Society, Edgartown, MA.
40Miscellaneous newspaper clippings, mostly undated and sources unidentified. Archival Box 4S. Gale Huntington Research Library, Martha's Vineyard Historical Society, Edgartown, MA.
41Miscellaneous newspaper clippings, mostly undated and sources unidentified. Archival Box 62B. Gale Huntington Research Library, Martha's Vineyard Historical Society, Edgartown, MA.
42Whiting, Emma Mayhew and Henry Beetle Hough. Whaling Wives. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1953.
43Ambrose, Edwin R. "Logbooks, Journals and Abstracts of Whaling Voyages in the Gale Huntington Research Library of the Martha's Vineyard Historical Society." April 1998. Typewritten list.
44Zaykowski, Dorothy Ingersoll. Sag Harbor: The Story of an American Beauty. Third Edition. Sag Harbor, NY: Sag Harbor Historical Society, 1991.
45West, Ellsworth Luce as told to Eleanor Ransom Mayhew. Captain's Papers: A Log of Whaling and Other Sea Experiences. Barre, MA: Barre Publishers, 1965.
46Juneau, Carol. "Women Journal Keepers." August 15, 1983. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Typewritten list.
47Druett, Joan. "Women who went A-Whaling: an annotated list." New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
48Stackpole, Edouard A. The Sea-Hunters: The Great Age of Whaling. Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1953.
49Auction Catalog. New York: Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., The Barbara Johnson Whaling Collection: Part IV, December 16 and 17, 1983.
50Work Projects Administration. Ship Registers and Enrollments of New Bedford, Massachusetts. 4 vol. New Bedford, MA, 1940. Annotated copy located at the New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
51"In the Arctic." New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA, Arctic Scrapbook 2, unidentified newspaper article, hand dated 4/23/91.
52"Masters of the Deep." The [New Bedford, MA] Evening Standard, April 20, 1906.
53"The Whaling Fleets." The [New Bedford, MA] Evening Standard, hand dated 5/6/90, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Arctic Scrapbook 2.
54Descendants of Whaling Masters. Tenth Anniversary, 1974-1984, [New Bedford, MA: Descendants of Whaling Masters, 1984]. Membership booklet.
55Reilly, Kevin S. "Slavers in Disguise: American Whaling and the African Slave Trade." American Neptune 53:4 (Summer, 1993).
56Descendants of Whaling Masters. My Dear Husband. Taunton, MA: William L. Sullwold, Inc., 1980.
57Martin, Kenneth R. Delaware Goes Whaling: 1833-1845. Delaware: The Hagley Museum, 1974.
58Martin, Kenneth R. "Heavy Weather and Hard Luck": Portsmouth Goes Whaling. Pub. 24, Portsmouth, NH: Portsmouth Marine Society, 1998.
59Carmer, Carl. The Hudson. New York and Toronto: Farrar & Rinehardt, 1939.
60Auction Catalog. East Dennis, MA: Robert C. Eldred & Co., Inc., July 30, 1998.
61Bockstoce, John R. Steam Whaling in the Western Arctic. New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 1977.
62Bockstoce, John R. Whales, Ice, and Men: The History of Whaling in the Western Arctic. First Edition. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1986.
63Martin, Kenneth R. Whalemen and Whaleships of Maine. First Edition. Brunswick, ME: Harpswell Press, 1975.
64Works Progress Administration. Whaling Masters: Voyages 1731-1925. New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 1938. Annotated copy owned by Dr. Stuart M. Frank.
65Decker, Robert Owen. Whaling Industry of New London. York, PA: Liberty Cap Books, 1973.
66Customs House Records for the Districts of New London, New Haven, Hartford-Middletown, and Bridgeport-Fairfield, Connecticut. G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc. Card file.
67Auction Catalog. East Dennis, MA: Robert C. Eldred & Co., Inc., November 20 and 21, 1998.
68Barthelmess, Klaus. "Additions to Sherman." 1994. The Kendall Whaling Museum, Sharon, MA. Typewritten list.
69Barthelmess, Klaus. "Additions to Sherman." 1994. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Typewritten list.
70Richards, Rhys. Into the South Seas: The Southern Whale Fishery Comes of Age on the Brazil Banks 1765-1812. Parameta, New Zealand: 1993.
71Wiggin, Merlon E. "Maritime History of the North Fork of Eastern Long Island, NY." The Peconic Bay [NY] Shopper, November 1998.
72Maritime Books. Catalogue 93. Madison, WI: J. Tuttle, 1998.
73Lipton, Barbara. "Whaling Days in New Jersey." The Newark Museum Quarterly, 26:2, 3, (Spring/Summer 1975).
74Ricketson, Daniel. The History of New Bedford. New Bedford, MA: by the author, 1858.
75Glennon, Beverly Morrison. Personal communication.
76Druett, Joan, ed. "She Was a Sister Sailor" The Whaling Journals of Mary Brewster 1845-1851. Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., 1992.
77Hellman, Robert. Personal communication.
78Welt, Josephine. "Whaling in Poughkeepsie 1832-1843." Thesis, Vassar College, 1940.
79Coffin, Louis, ed. The Coffin Family. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association, 1962.
80Pease, Noah. Account Book, Gale Huntington Research Library, Martha’s Vineyard Historical Society, 974.42 R-P 2. Information per Andrew Pierce.
81Auction Catalog. Nantucket, MA: Raphael Osana Auctions, Inc., August 13, 1994.
82Mitchell, Frederick. Personal communication: privately owned logbooks and journals appraised by him.
83Lowenstein, Betsy. Library Director, Nantucket Historical Association. Personal communication.
84Martinez, Jennifer L. Curator, Western Historical Manuscripts, The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San Marino, California. Personal communication.
85Tripp, Lincoln. Curator, Westport Historical Society, Westport, MA. Personal communication.
86Hedges, Henry P. A History of the Town of East-Hampton, New York. Sag Harbor, NY: J. H. Hunt, 1897.
87Smart, Martha H. Reference Assistant, Connecticut Historical Society, Hartford, CT. Personal communication.
88Sherry, Margaret M. Reference Librarian/Archivist, Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library. Personal communication.
89Bradbury, Anna R. History of the City of Hudson, New York. Hudson, NY: Record Printing and Publishing Co., 1908.
90Ellis, Franklin. History of Columbia County, New York. Philadelphia: Everts & Ensign, 1878.
91Tolpa, Jennifer. Reference Librarian, Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston, MA. Personal communication.
92Kooiman, William. Library Technician, J. Porter Shaw Library, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, San Francisco, CA. Personal communication.
93Motes, Marge. Board Member, Historical Society of Old Newbury, Cushing House Museum, Newburyport, MA. Personal communication.
94Flannery, Jeffrey M. Manuscript Reference Librarian, The Library of Congress, Washington, DC. Personal communication.
95Phillips, Stephen Willard, ed. Ship Registers of the District of Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1789-1870. Salem, MA: The Essex Institute, 1937.
96Forster, Honore. The South Sea Whaler. First Edition. Sharon, MA: The Kendall Whaling Museum, 1985.
97Weimerskirch, Philip J. Special Collections Librarian, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI. Personal communication.
98The Whaling Company of East Greenwich [RI]. Manuscripts Collection, Rhode Island Historical Society Library, Providence, RI. Mss 155.
99Finckenor, George A. Whales and Whaling, Port of Sag Harbor, New York. Sag Harbor, NY: William Ewers, Printers, 1975.
100Weiss, Harry B. with Howard R. Kemble and Millicent T. Clarke. Whaling in New Jersey. Trenton, NJ: New Jersey Agricultural Society, 1974.
101Works Progress Administration. Ship Registers and Enrollments of Boston and Charlestown. vol. 1 1789-1795, Boston: National Archives Project, 1942.
102Hitchings, Frank E. with annotations by Stephen Willard Phillips. Ship Registers of the District of Salem and Beverly, Massachusetts 1789-1900. Salem, MA: The Essex Institute, 1906.
103Ship Registers of the District of Gloucester, Massachusetts 1789-1875. With an introduction by Stephen Willard Phillips. Salem, MA: The Essex Institute, 1944.
104Owens, James. Archivist, National Archives and Records Administration, Northeast Region, Waltham, MA. Personal communication.
105Connolly, Hon. James C. "Whale Industry in New Jersey." Proceedings of the New Jersey Historical Society, 3 (1928).
106Neafie, John. "Captain Peter Nafey and his Whaleboat Crew in the Revolution." Proceedings of the New Jersey Historical Society, 3 (1928).
107Catalogue of Nantucket Whalers and their Voyages from 1815 to 1870. Nantucket, MA: Hussey & Robinson, 1879.
108Boyer, Dorothy Marvelle, ed. Vital Records of Southeastern Massachusetts, vol. 4, Fairhaven to 1865. Clearwater, FL: Owl Books, 1986.
109Baer, Chris. "Descendants of Captain James Shaw West." www.vineyard.net/vineyard/history/jeruel3x.htm. Internet.
110Andrew, Lillian and Elizabeth Thompson. Index to Laflin Lists at the Old Dartmouth Historical Society 1885-1908. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA, 1999. Card file.
111Downey, Judith M. Librarian, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Personal communication.
112Logbooks and Journals privately owned, on loan. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
113Logbooks and Journals owned by the Mattapoisett Historical Society, currently located at the New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. These logbooks have been returned to Mattapoisett as of 2009.
114Carver, Joan L. Personal communication.
115Frank, Stuart M. More Scrimshaw Artists: A Sequel and Supplement to the Dictionary of Scrimshaw Artists. Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport Museum, Inc., 1998.
116Adams, Thomas R. "Whaling Vessels Their Voyages and their Log Books, Journals and Abstracts &c. A Concordance." Providence, RI, 1994. Draft copy.
117Works Progress Administration. Whaling Masters: Voyages 1731-1925. New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 1938. Annotated copy located at Edouard A. Stackpole Research Center, Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket, MA.
118Bureau of Customs. Certificates of Registry issued at Nantucket, Massachusetts. Edward A. Stackpole Research Center, Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket, MA. Microfilm prints.
119Hellman, Robert. Personal communication.
120Transfer of Lays, Ship Favorite, voyage of 1804-1807. Edouard A. Stackpole Research Center, Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket, MA. Collection 177, Folder 5.
121Shipping paper. Ship Harlequin, voyage of 1807-1809. Edouard A. Stackpole Research Center, Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket, MA. Collection 177, Folder 14.
122Manuscripts Collections Computer File. Edouard A. Stackpole Research Center, Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket, MA.
123"Whaling Captains from Nantucket." Edouard A. Stackpole Research Center, Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket, MA Collection 335, folder 976. Manuscript book.
124Worth, George F. "Ancient Masters of Whaleships, copied from the Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror." Volume 18, Worth Family Papers, Edouard A. Stackpole Research Center, Nantucket Historical Association, Nantucket, MA.
125Fonda, Douglass C., Jr. Eighteenth Century Nantucket Whaling. Nantucket, MA: by the author, 1969.
126Philbrick, Nathaniel. Abram's Eyes: The Native American Legacy of Nantucket Island. Nantucket, MA: Mill Hill Press, 1998.
127Peterson, William N. Senior Curator, Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT. Personal communication.
128Palmer, William R. "The Whaling Port of Sag Harbor." Ph.D. diss., Columbia University, University Microfilms, 1959.
129Banks, Charles Edward, M.D. The History of Martha's Vineyard. Edgartown, MA: Dukes County Historical Society, 1966.
130Theriault, James. "Provincetown Whaling Vessels." 1993 Provincetown File, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Typewritten list.
131Hohman, Elmo Paul. The American Whaleman. London: Macdonald and Jane's, reprinted 1974.
132Ferguson, Georgia Knowles Cook. And God Created Great Whales. n.p. 1976.
133Vorse, Mary Heaton. Time and the Town: A Provincetown Chronicle. New York: The Dial Press, 1942.
134Smith, Nancy W. Paine. The Provincetown Book. Brockton, MA: Tolman Print, Inc., 1922.
135Jennings, Herman A. Provincetown or Odds and Ends from the Tip End. Yarmouthport, MA: Fred Hallett, Job Printer, 1890.
136Maritime Books. Catalogue 96. Madison, WI: J. Tuttle, 1999.
137Sleight, Harry D. The Whale Fishery on Long Island. Bridgehampton, NY: The Hampton Press, 1931.
138Sherman, Stuart C. The Voice of the Whaleman. Providence, RI: Providence Public Library, 1965.
139Sylvia, Michael J. "Turning 2000: Countdown to the Millennium." The [New Bedford, MA] Standard-Times. New Bedford, MA, June 2, 1999.
140Catalog 121. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 1999.
141Cook, John Atkins. Pursuing the Whale. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1926.
142Deyo, Simeon L. History of Barnstable County, Massachusetts. New York: H. W. Blake & Co., 1890.
143Manuscripts Index. Library Reading Room, Peabody Essex Museum Library, Salem, MA. Card File.
144Shephard, Diane. Archivist/Librarian, Lynn Museum, Lynn, MA. Personal communication.
145Bureau of Customs. Abstract of American Vessels cleared from the District of Plymouth. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Northeast Region, Waltham, MA.
146Bureau of Customs. Barnstable, MA, Licenses of vessels above 20 tons, 1841. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Northeast Region, Waltham, MA.
147Bureau of Customs. Abstract of American Vessels entering in the District of Gloucester from Foreign Countries. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Northeast Region, Waltham, MA.
148Bodfish, Hartson Hartlett. Logbook of the Steam Barkentine Newport, 1893-1896. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
149Bodfish, Hartson Hartlett. "List of vessels spoke by Steam Barkentine Newport, 1893-96." Logbook of Steam Barkentine Newport, 1893-1896, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
150Manifests of Whaling Voyages. Genealogy Room, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA. Card File.
151[Hegarty, Reginald B.] Captains. Genealogy Room, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA. Card file.
152[Hegarty, Reginald B.] Mates. Genealogy Room, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA. Card file.
153Bureau of Customs. Certificates of Registry, Enrollment and License Issued at Edgartown, Mass. 1815-1913. New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA. Microfilm.
154Auction Catalog. Portsmouth, NH: Northeast Auctions, August 21 and 22, 1999.
155Auction Catalog. East Dennis, MA: Robert C. Eldred & Co., Inc., July 30, 1999.
156Auction Catalog. Nantucket, MA: Raphael Osana Auctions, Inc., August 7, 1999.
157Simpson, Marcus B., Jr. and Sallie W. Simpson. Whaling on the North Carolina Coast. Raleigh, NC: Division of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, 1990.
158Bullard, John M. Captain Edmund Gardner of Nantucket and New Bedford: His Journal and His Family. New Bedford, MA: by the author, 1958.
159Works Progress Administration. Alphabetical list of Ship Registers, District of Boston, vol. 1 1831-40. Boston: National Archives Project, 1939.
160Works Progress Administration. Alphabetical list of Ship Registers, District of Boston, vol. 2 1841-50. Boston: National Archives Project, 1939.
161Bowers, Jane. Registrar, The Kendall Whaling Museum, Sharon, MA. Personal communication.
162Stackpole, Renny A. Director, Penobscot Marine Museum, Searsport, ME. Personal communication.
163Logbook, Schooner Crown Point, 1880-1881, 1882-1883. Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, Provincetown, MA.
164Account Book, Schooner D. C. Smith and owners with John Atwood, Jr. & Co., March 2, 1867 to November 25, 1868. Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, Provincetown, MA.
165Dunham, John A. Account book. Schooner William A. Grozier, voyages of 1898 and 1899. Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, Provincetown, MA.
166Newspaper clippings, unidentified newspapers. N.d., Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum, Provincetown, MA. Scrapbook 5.
167Shoemaker, Elizabeth ed. Ships Logs and Captains’ Diaries of Old Cape Cod. N.p.: Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce, 1937.
168Jones, Henry M. Ships of Kingston. Plymouth, MA: The Memorial Press, 1926.
169"List of Shipping owned in Sag Harbor 1839." Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum, Sag Harbor, NY. Manuscript list on exhibit.
170"Looking them over." East Hampton, [NY] Star, November 11, 1954.
171"Crew lists of vessels owned by Charles T. Dering of Sag Harbor, 1828-1855." East Hampton Library, East Hampton, NY. Manuscript.
172"Whaling Days in Poughkeepsie." [Poughkeepsie, NY.] Thrift Messenger, XIV (October 3, 1935).
173"Recollections of By-Gone Days." Sag Harbor [NY] Express, hand dated April 24, 1884.
174"Notes on Long Island Whaling Vessels Printed in The Friend 1848 and 1849." Typewritten list inside the bound volume of The Friend, Honolulu, 1854-55, East Hampton Library, East Hampton, NY.
175"Whaleship Arrivals, Sag Harbor and Greenport." East Hampton Library, East Hampton, NY. Manuscript notebook, (x) BG 24.
176List of Whaleships belonging to the U. S. January 1, 1838. East Hampton Library, East Hampton, NY.
177Dayton, Diana and Dorothy King. East Hampton Library, East Hampton, NY. Personal communication.
178"List of Whalers Sailing from Sag-Harbor in 1846." Sea Side Times, hand dated February 28, 1889. East Hampton Library, East Hampton, NY.
179Ships' Passports on exhibit. Sag Harbor Whaling and Historical Museum, Sag Harbor, NY.
180Hazard, Russella J. Whaling Notes: Captains from Sag Harbor and Surrounding Eastern Long Island registered at the Custom House Office 1790-1871. July 25, 1958. John Jermain Library, Sag Harbor, NY. Manuscript.
181Druett, Joan. "Long Island Whaling Captains." John Jermain Library, Sag Harbor, NY. n.d. Typewritten list.
182"Jonas Winters Whaling Captain." Sag Harbor, New York Express, February 7, 1952.
183"Captain White Recalls Old Whaling Days." John Jermain Library, Sag Harbor, NY. Scrapbook A. Undated clipping from unidentified newspaper.
184Hazard, Russella J. Whaling Notes: Crew lists from various voyages as copied from period newspaper articles. n.d. John Jermain Library, Sag Harbor, NY. Typewritten notes.
185Hazard, Russella J. [probably]. Ships and Shipping from the Port of Sag Harbor 1797-1864 gathered from newspapers published in Sag Harbor. n.d. John Jermain Library, Sag Harbor, NY. Typewritten list.
186Captains who sailed out of Sag Harbor but who lived elsewhere." John Jermain Library, Sag Harbor, NY, n.d. Typewritten list.
187Hain, James. "Woods Hole Whaling." Woods Hole Reflections, M. L. Smith, ed. Woods Hole Historical Collection, 1983.
188Ships' Papers, Agent Joseph T. Edwards, Bills and Receipts. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, MSS 83.
189Winsor, Justin. History of the Town of Duxbury with Genealogical Registers. Boston: Crosby & Nichols, Washington Street; Samuel G. Drake, Cornhill, John Putnam, Printer, 1849. Reprinted Boston: Goodspeed's Book Shop, Inc., 1985.
190Register of Seamen shipped Fall of 1869 in vessels bound for New Bedford. n.d. Misc volume 019, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI. Manuscript.
191"A Newport Whaling Master." Newport [RI] Mercury, weeks ending April 19, April 26, May 3, May 10, 1884 bound together, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
192Balch, Edwin Swift. "Stonington Antarctic Explorers." Bulletin of the American Geographical Society XLI (August, 1909).
193Balch, Edwin Swift. Antarctica Addenda. Philadelphia: Franklin Institute of the State of Pennsylvania, 1904.
194Whalers out of Mystic. Information Bulletin 69-3. G. W. Blunt White Library, Mystic, CT: Marine Historical Association, n.d.
195Dyer, Michael. Librarian, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library. Personal communication.
196Wall, Richard B. A Brief History of the Whaling Industry in New London. New London, CT: The Mariners Savings Bank, n.d.
197Crew Lists for Schooner Alcyone. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
198Works Progress Administration. Whaling Masters: Voyages 1731-1925. New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 1938. Copy formerly owned and annotated by Charles Sayle, currently owned by George D. Bryant.
199"The San Francisco Fleet this Year." New Bedford [MA] Daily Mercury, April 17, 1888.
200Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation. Provincetown, MA, Records relating to Engagement and Discharge of Seamen, Shipping Articles, 1872-1905. RG 41. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
201Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation, Sag Harbor, NY, Register of Bonds and Oaths, 1849-1868. RG 41. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
202Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation. Sag Harbor, NY, Register of Bonds and Oaths, 1838-1849. RG 41. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
203Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation. Sag Harbor, NY, Register Bonds over 20 Tons, 1869-71, 1910. RG 41. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
204Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation. Greenport, NY, Register of Bonds and Oaths, 1855-April 8, 1875. RG 41. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
205Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation. Sag Harbor, NY, Register Certificates, 1815-1844 with some later notes added. RG 41. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
206Druett, Joan. Personal communication.
207Ships’ Papers. Brig Eunice H. Adams. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
208Auction Catalog. Nantucket, MA: Raphael Osana Auctions, Inc., August 16, 1997.
209Webb, Robert Lloyd. On the Northwest Coast: Commercial Whaling in the Pacific Northwest 1790-1967. Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia Press, 1988.
210"Vessel departures, masters, agents, New Bedford and Westport 1862-76." Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI. Manuscript list.
211Spears, John R. The Story of New England Whalers. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1922.
212Ripley, Edward S. Contract with Samuel Osborn & Sons, January 24, 1883. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI. Manuscript.
213Ships' Papers. Schooner E. H. Hatfield. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
214Dunbabin, Thomas. "New Light on the Earliest Voyages to Australia." The American Neptune, X:1 (January, 1950).
215Schmitt, Frederick P., Cornelis De Jong, and Frank H. Winter. Thomas Welcome Roys: America's Pioneer of Modern Whaling. Charlottesville, VA: University Press of Virginia for the Mariners Museum, Newport News, Virginia, 1980.
216Ships' Papers. Schooner E. H. Hatfield. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
217Bureau of Customs. Barnstable, MA, Whalemen's Shipping Articles 1849, 1866-71. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
218Bureau of Customs. Barnstable, MA, Crew Lists 1889-1909. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
219Bureau of Customs. Barnstable, MA, Crew Lists 1839-1846. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
220Logbook of the Schooner Arthur Clifford, 1867-1867. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
221Freeman, H. Y. Logbook of the Schooner E. H. Hatfield, 1878. Nicholson Collection. Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
222Richards, Rhys. Personal communication.
223"Newport's Whale Fishery." Newport Historical Society, Newport, RI. George H. Richardson Scrapbook 97. Unidentified newspaper, hand dated 1880.
224Library Collection Card File. Newport Historical Society, Newport, RI.
225"Marine Reports." Newport [RI] Mercury, February 19, 1820.
226"Marine Reports." Newport [RI] Mercury, November 1, 1817.
227"Marine Reports." Newport [RI] Mercury, March 30, 1822.
228Cook, Lurana Higgins, Hugh Francis Cook, Anne Gleason McIntyre, and John Steward McIntyre. Provincetown Massachusetts Cemetery Inscriptions. Bowie, MD: Heritage Books, Inc., 1980.
229Tilton, James A. Logbook of the Schooner Arthur V. S. Woodruff, 1910-1917. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
230Fleming, Jeff. Personal communication.
231Williams, Harold ed. One Whaling Family. Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1964.
232Ships' Papers, Schooner Hattie E. Smith. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
233Butler, Martin J. Arrivals and Departures of Vessels from New Bedford copied from the Columbian Courier [New Bedford, MA] 1792 -1805.
234Butler, Martin J. Arrivals and Departures of Vessels from New Bedford copied from the New Bedford [MA] Weekly Mercury, 1807 -1822.
235Wilbur, Charles Henry Collection. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
236Harding, Ephraim, Nathaniel Atkins, and Jesse Rich. Overseers, Town of Truro. Indenture. 29 September 1790. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
237Lovell, Russell A., Jr. Sandwich A Cape Cod Town. Sandwich, MA: Town of Sandwich, Massachusetts, 1996.
238Bureau of Customs. New London, CT. Crew lists January 7, 1818 - December 25, 1821 includes loose papers for Julius Caesar, 1851 voyage. New London Maritime Society Custom House Museum, New London, CT.
239Little, Elizabeth A. The Indian Contribution to Along-shore Whaling at Nantucket. Nantucket Algonquian Studies #8. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association, 1981.
240Philbrick, Nathaniel. In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex. New York, NY: Viking Penguin, 2000.
241Ships' Papers. Ship Parachute. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
242Ships' Papers. Schooner Thomas Hunt. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
243Ships' Papers. Ship Charles Phelps. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
244Scrapbook Volume 3. "Long Island Material, Mostly Whaling 1819-1881." Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
245Francis, Robert. Personal communication.
246Auction Catalog. East Dennis, MA: Robert C. Eldred & Co., Inc., July 28, 2000.
247Wilbur, Charles Henry Collection. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
248"New Balance Orders, 1876." Notebook containing crew lists clipped from newspapers for vessels departing New Bedford 1877-1880. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
249Hare, Lloyd C. M. Salted Tories: The Story of the Whaling Fleets of San Francisco. Mystic, CT: The Marine Historical Association, Inc., 1960.
250Crew Lists of Whaleships. Ships R-Z, Miscellaneous years. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D. C. New Bedford Free Public Library microfilm reel 178.
251Weeks, J. [ames] H., Jr. Ship Charles Phelps of Stonington. Manuscript Notebook, c. 1899. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
252Ships' Papers. Schooner Charles Shearer. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
253Crew Lists of Whaleships. Various ships, 1811-1817. New Bedford Free Public Library Publication. New Bedford Public Library microfilm reel 175A.
254Crew Lists of Whaleships. Ships A-G, 1818-1832. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D. C. New Bedford Free Public Library microfilm reel 166.
255Crew Lists of Whaleships. Ships G-N, 1818-1832. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D. C. New Bedford Free Public Library microfilm reel 167.
256Crew Lists of Whaleships. Ships N-Z, 1818-1832. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D. C. New Bedford Free Public Library microfilm reel 168.
257Crew Lists of Whaleships. Ships A-Z, 1844-1890, Miscellaneous lists. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D. C. New Bedford Free Public Library microfilm reel 169.
258Crew Lists of Whaleships. Ships A-Q, Miscellaneous years. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D. C. New Bedford Free Public Library microfilm reel 176.
259Crew Lists of Whaleships. Ships F, J, K, L, 1840-1860, 1866. New Bedford Free Public Library Publication. New Bedford Free Public Library microfilm reel 182.
260Crew Lists of Whaleships. Ships M, O, V, W-Z, 1840-1860, 1866. New Bedford Free Public Library Publication. New Bedford Free Public Library microfilm reel 184.
261Crew Lists of Whaleships. Ships P-S, 1840-1860, 1866. New Bedford Free Public Library Publication. New Bedford Free Public Library microfilm reel 185.
262Shipping Papers and Crew Lists; index of holdings of the New Bedford Free Public Library. Special Collections, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA.
263Richards, Rhys. Honolulu: Centre of Trans-Pacific Trade: Shipping Arrivals and Departures 1820-1840. Canberra, Australia: Pacific Manuscripts Bureau and Honolulu, HI: Hawaiian Historical Society, 2000.
264Long, Josiah C. Logbooks of Ship Foster, 1822-1841. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
265Bristol, RI Gazette and Home Companion, May 16, 1835.
266Bristol, RI Gazette and Home Companion, April 19, 1834.
267Works Progress Administration. Whaling Masters: Voyages 1731-1925. New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 1938. Annotated copy owned by Patrick J. Slattery.
268Works Progress Administration. Whaling Masters: Voyages 1731-1925. New Bedford, MA: Old Dartmouth Historical Society, 1938. Annotated copy owned by Patrick J. Slattery, formerly owned by Ernest F. Gates, New London.
269Ships' Papers. Bark Robert Morrison. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
270Bureau of Customs. Bristol-Warren, RI, Mss 28. Manuscripts Collection, Rhode Island Historical Society Library, Providence, RI.
271Bureau of Customs. Providence, RI, Mss 28. Manuscripts Collection, Rhode Island Historical Society Library, Providence, RI.
272Auction Catalog New York: Sotheby Parke Bernet Inc., The Barbara Johnson Whaling Collection: Part I, December 11 and 12, 1981.
273Auction Catalog. New York: Swan Galleries, Inc., The Barbara Johnson Collection: Part II, September 25, 1997.
274Replacement Masters. Special Collections, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA. Folder, Customs House Archival Box, uncataloged.
275Master's Oath on Entering a vessel. Special Collections, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA. Folder, Archival Box, uncataloged.
276Oath of New Master of Vessel, 1884. Special Collections, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA. Folder, Archival box, uncataloged.
277Oath of New Masters, 1870-1884. Special Collections, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA. Manuscript book, Archival box, uncataloged.
278Furtado, Tina. Special Collections Librarian, New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA. Personal communication.
279Catalog 131. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, December 15, 2000.
280Ships' Papers. Ship Europa. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
281Sherman, Stuart C. Correspondence with Jesse R. Ghen. Logbook correspondence file, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
282Sherman, Stuart C. Correspondence with Walter S. Briggs and with Odaline Burr Simons Daniels. Logbook correspondence file, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
283Sherman, Stuart C. Correspondence with Mrs. Laura E. Doolittle. Logbook correspondence file, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
284Sherman, Stuart C. Correspondence with Mrs. Monterey L Holst. Logbook correspondence file, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
285Sherman, Stuart C. Correspondence with Allen Knight. Logbook correspondence file, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
286Sherman, Stuart C. Correspondence with Edith C. Pitman. Logbook correspondence file, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
287Sherman, Stuart C. Correspondence with William R. Pierce. Sherman correspondence file, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
288Auction Catalog. Bolton, MA: Skinner, Inc., October 28 and 29, 2000.
289Dering Whaling Correspondence. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
290Edwards, Everett J. and Jeannette Edwards Rattray. Whale Off! The Story of American Shore Whaling. 1932, reprinted New York: Coward, McCann, Inc., 1956.
291Hodgkinson, R. Eber Bunker of Liverpool: The Father of Australian Whaling. Roebuck Society Publication No. 15. Fyshwick, Australia: [Roebuck Society], 1975.
292Ships' Papers. Ship Jasper. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
293Ships’ Papers. Bark Favorite. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
294List of Ships at Lahaina, Maui, from Aug. 19 to Dec. 3, 1836. Lahainaluna, Maui: Press of the High School, n.d.
295Ships' Papers. Schooner Petrel. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
296"American Ships visiting Sydney, 1791-1841: List compiled from the Sydney Gazette." n.d. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI. Typewritten list.
297Wood, Edward F. R., Jr. comp. with Judith Navas Lund. The Ports of Old Rochester: Shipbuilding at Mattapoisett and Marion. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum/Quadequina Publishers, 2004.
298Maguinnis, John. Journal of the Brig Heman Smith. 1877-1878. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. IMA microfilm.
299Cummin, John. Partial Journal of the Ship Elizabeth of Freetown, 28 August 1843-27 February 1844 Bound with partial journal of the Ship James Stewart of St. John. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
300Ships' Papers. Schooner John W. Dodge. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
301Ships' Papers. Ship Delphos. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
302Ships' Papers. Ship Macon. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
303Ships' Papers. Bark Laetitia. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
304Owen, Leander C. Journal of Steam Bark North Star, March 3, 1882-September 16, 1882. Privately owned.
305Ships' Papers. Bark Bolton. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
306Bureau of Customs. Dighton/Fall River, MA, Crew Lists and foreign manifests 1831-1853. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Waltham, MA.
307Smith, Gaddis. "Whaling History and the Courts." The Log of Mystic Seaport, October 1978.
308Ships' Papers. Ship Loan. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
309Hammond Correspondence. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
310Ships' Papers. Ship Franklin Adams. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
311"Arctic Whalemen," unidentified New Bedford newspaper, May 17, 1894, scrapbook, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
312Ships Arrived at Lahaina, Maui, S.I. from July 1 to December 31, 1845. G. W. Punchard & Co., [1846].
313"Brutal Crime. Story of a once Famous Mutiny." The [New Bedford, MA] Evening Standard, hand dated November 27, 1896.
314Hezel, Fr. Francis X., SJ. Foreign Ships in Micronesia; A Compilation of Ship contacts with the Caroline and Marshall Islands 1521-1885. Saipan: Published in cooperation with the Trust Territory Historic Preservation Office and the U.S. Conservation and Recreation Service, 1979.
315Jones, A. G. E. Ships Employed in the South Seas Trade 1775-1859. Roebuck Society Publication No. 46. Canberra: [Roebuck Society], 1986.
316"Sailors of Sullivan near Death." unidentified newspaper, n.d. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Scrapbook T4, p.135.
317Reeves, Randall and Martha F. Barto. "Whaling in the Bay of Fundy." Whalewatcher, winter, 1985.
318Heppingstone, I. D. "American Whalers in Western Australian Waters." Journal and Proceedings of the Royal Western Australian Historical Society 7:1 1969.
319Label text, Whalers Village Museum, Kaanapali, Lahaina, Maui.
320Hammond, Harriet. Notes on Ships' captains. Mattapoisett Historical Society, Mattapoisett, MA. Typewritten list.
321Schmidt, Frederick P. Plum Puddin’ Cruises, Whaling Museum Society, Inc., Cold Spring Harbor, 1973 originally published in Long Island Forum, April and May, 1973.
322Sloop Trial (Tryall). Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
323Ship’s papers. Bark Eben Dodge. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
324Ship’s Papers. Ship Roman. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
325Ship’s papers. Brig Juno. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
326Railton, Arthur. "Diary of Jeremiah Pease, lighthouse keeper and deputy collector of customs." Dukes County Intelligencer.
327Mendall, Charles S. card file belonging to Seth Mendall re Mattapoisett-built vessels, citing the Nantucket ship registers and Nantucket Gazette.
328Turner Papers. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
329Works Progress Administration. Enrollments of New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1808-1840. Boston, MA: The National Archives Project, 1940.
330Delano, Thomas. Journal of the ship Herald, voyage of 1817-1817. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI. And Ship’s papers, Ship Herald. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
331Annual Report, 2001. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2002.
332Babcock, Daniel S. Bill of Exchange. Scrapbook of Long Island Material, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
333Ships' Papers. Ship Lion. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
334Smith, Tim D. Personal communication.
335Maury Logbook Abstracts. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D. C. Index and microfilms, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
336"History of New Bedford No. XXIII." New Bedford [MA[ Daily Mercury, undated article glued into Account Book of William Rotch. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
337Best, Peter. Personal communication
338Register of Seamen shipped Fall of 1869 in vessels bound for New Bedford. n.d. Misc volume 019, Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
339Verner, Patricia Dorman. Personal correspondence (e-mail) to Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
340Lopez, Aaron. Papers. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
341Richards, Rhys. "Canadian Whaling in the Pacific Ocean." Draft copy of article. 23 Sept 2002 citing logbook of the whaler Peruvian of St. John's, New Brunswick.
342Catalog 140. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, September 2002.
343"Loss of Ship Panama." New Bedford [MA] Weekly Mercury, July 11, 1845.
344Railton, Arthur. Editor, Dukes County Intelligencer, Martha's Vineyard, MA. Personal Communication. F. C. Smith lived to be 95 on the Vineyard.
345Josephson, Beth. Personal communication.
346Farwell, Robert. Stonington Historical Society. Personal communication.
347Ebay notice 24 May 2003. www.ebay.com. Internet.
348Annual Report, 2002. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2003.
349Davis, Lance E., Robert E. Gallman, and Karin Gleiter. In Pursuit of Leviathan. Chicago: University of Chicago, 1997.
350Railton, Arthur. "The Story of Martha's Vineyard." Dukes County Intelligencer, 45:1 (August 2003).
351Frank, Stuart M. Unpublished material on Azorean Shore Whaling in California.
352Reeves, Randall R., Tim D. Smith, Robert L. Webb, Jooke Robbins, and Phillip J. Clapham. "Humpback and Fin Whaling in the Gulf of Maine from 1800-1918." Marine Fisheries Review. 64:1. 2002.
353Webb, Robert Lloyd. "Menhaden Whalemen: nineteenth-century origins of American steam whaling." American Neptune 60:277-287. (2000).
354Schram, Margaret. Personal communication
355National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections - Library of Congress. Internet catalog. www.loc.gov/coll/nucmc.
356Schram, Margaret B. Hudson's Merchants and Whalers: the Rise and Fall of a River Port 1783-1850. Hensonville, New York: Black-Dome Press, 2004.
357Bureau of Customs. Salem, MA. Inward foreign manifests. National Archives and Records Administration, Waltham, MA.
358Bureau of Customs. New London, CT. Manuscript ledger of port clearances and arrivals, 1820-1830. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Waltham, MA.
359Ward, R. Gerald. American Activities in the Central Pacific: 1790-1870. 8 vols. Ridgewood, NJ: Gregg Press, [c. 1966].
360Newport [RI] Mercury, October 15, 1764. New Bedford Free Public Library. Microfilm.
361The Newbedford Marine Journal. 1792-1799. New Bedford Free Public Library. Microfilm.
362duPasquier, J. Thierry. Les baleiniers francais de Louis XVI ‡ Napol‰eon. Paris: H. Veyrier, [1990].
363The [San Francisco, CA] Examiner, Feb 19, 1892.
364Hammett, Shubel. Journal of a voyage on the Sloop Keziah, 1788-1789. Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
365Hammett, Shubel. Journal of a voyage on the Sloop Keziah, 1789-1789. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
366Hammett, Shubel. Journal of a voyage on the Sloop Keziah, 1789-1790. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
367Hammett, Shubel. Journal of a voyage on the Sloop Keziah, 1790-1791. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
368Hammett, Shubel. Journal of a voyage on the Sloop Keziah, 1792-1792. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
369Hodges, Benjamin. Logbook of a voyage on the Sloop Dighton, 1769-1769. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
370Tilton, James A. Logbook of a voyage on the Schooner A. M. Nicholson, 1920-1920 New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
371Varnum, W. S. Logbook of a voyage on the Steam Bark Alexander, 1898-1898. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
372Church, Freeman T. Logbook of a voyage on the Bark Amanda, 1831-1832 New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
373Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Schooner Antarctic, 1890-1890. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
374Townsend, James. Journal of a voyage on the Ship Atlas, 1825-1826. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
375Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Bark Barclay, 1855-1856L. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
376Coggeshall, John E. Logbook of a voyage on the Brig Dragon, 1820-1821. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
377Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Schooner Eleanor B. Conwell, 1884-1885. New Bedford Whaling Research Museum Library, New Bedford, MA.
378Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Schooner GaspŽ, 1922-1922. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
379Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Bark Gay Head II, 1890-1892. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
380Kelly, L. Logbook of a voyage on the Bark Hope, 1861-1862. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
381Green, Henry. Journal of a voyage on the Ship Phenix, 1832-1833. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
382Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Ship Sophia and Eliza, 1844-1844. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
383Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Bark Andrews, 1867-1867L. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
384Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Brig Industry, 1823-1824. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
385.Barker, Frederick A. Journal of a voyage on the Schooner Leo, 1878-1878. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
386Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Schooner Thomas Hunt, 1879-1880. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
387Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Ship Lucas, 1833-1835. Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
388Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Ship Martha, 1834-1836. Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
389Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Bark Andrews, 1867-1867. Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
390Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Schooner Bellisle, 1841-1841. Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
391Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the Bark Charleston Packet, 1853-1853. Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
392Netcher, George. Logbook of a voyage on the Ship Sally Anne, 1830-1832. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
393Townsend, James. Journal of a voyage on the Ship Louisa, 1828-1831. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
394"Marine Reports." Columbian Courier [New Bedford, MA], 1798-1805.
395Works Progress Administration. Survey of Federal Records. Inward Foreign Manifests for the Port of New Bedford, 1818-1906. Manuscript. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
396"Marine Reports." Nantucket [MA] Gazette. May 6, 1816-March 8, 1817. microfilm. New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA.
397Donovan, Deborah. Personal communication.
398"Lost with All Her Crew: Reported Disaster to Whaling Schooner Joseph Manta." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, October 16, 1903.
399San Francisco Crew Lists, 1906-1928. notebook of typed transcriptions, from the account book of P. James Laflin, shipping agent. BIII-146. J. Porter Shaw Library, San Francisco Maritime Historical National Park. Copy at New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
400Farwell, Robert H. "They Sail 400 Miles in Small Boats to Booby Island and Rescue, Then . . ." Dukes County Intelligencer, 46:4 May 2005.
401Keeler, Jan. Personal correspondence concerning a privately-owned logbook containing the voyages of Hibernia, 1835-1836, 1836-1837, and Adeline, 1837-1840. Keeler, Jan. New Bedford Whaling Museum Volunteer. Personal Communication.
402Hennessey, Mr. Partial journal of a voyage of the ship Niger, 1882-1886 dating from April 4, 1884-November 23, 1884; photocopy of pages. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
403Platt, Virginia Bever. "Tar, Staves, and New England Rum: The Trade of Aaron Lopez of Newport, RI with Colonial North Carolina." The North Carolina Historical Review 43:1 January 1971.
404Mason, Holden. Journal of a voyage on the Brig Two Brothers, 1775-1776. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
405Trider, Douglas William. History of Dartmouth and Halifax Harbour. Volume I. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia: by the author, 1999.
406Benson, Claire. Personal correspondence, concerning the Logbook of the Snow Betsy, voyages of 1792 and 1793.
407Mason, Holden. Journal of a voyage on the Sloop Judith, 1784-1784. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
408Richards, Rhys and Joyce Chisholm. Bay of Islands Shipping Arrivals and Departures 1803-1840. [Wellington, N.Z.] : The Paremata Press, 1992.
409Crosby, Sylvanus Logbook of a voyage on the Ship Asia, 1791-1794. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
410"Terrible Suffering at Sea by a Portion of the Crew of the Whaling Bark Janet." New York Herald October 19, 1849.
411Clark, A. Howard. "The Whale-fishery." in Goode, George Brown. The Fisheries and Fishery Industries of the United States. Section V History and Methods of the Fisheries. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1887.
412Lebo, Susan. Personal communication regarding material from the Hawaii archives.
413Thrum, Thomas G. "Honolulu’s Share in the Pacific Whaling Industry of by-gone Days." Hawaiian Almanac and Annual for 1913. Honolulu, by the author, 1912.
414Indenture of Nath Briggs to Aaron Sheffield, Sept 6, 1775. Pardon Gray Seabury Papers. New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA.
415Ludlow, Elias. Journal of a voyage on an unidentified whaler, 1806-1807. Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities, Sag Harbor, NY.
416Coffin, Micajah. Journals of voyages on the Sloop Sandwich, 1762-1763. Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
417Cahoon, Stephen. Logbook of a voyage on the Brig Polly, 1774. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
418Sisco, Mark. "A Scrimshander’s Tale." Maine Antiques Digest, December 2005.
419Unidentified keeper. Journal of a voyage on the Brig Imogene, 1839-1839. Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.
420Reeves, Randall R., Steven L. Swartz, Sara E. Wetmore and Phillip J. Clapham. "Historical occurrence and distribution of humpback whales in the eastern and southern Caribbean Sea, based on data from American whaling logbooks. Journal of Cetacean Research & Management 3(2): 117-129, 2001.
421"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, January 4, 1883.
422"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, October 18, 1883.
423"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, January 17, 1884.
424"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, April 24, 1884.
425"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, August 28, 1884.
426"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, October 16, 1884.
427Mitchell, Edward and Randall R. Reeves. "Catch History, Abundance, and Present Status of Northwest Atlantic Humpback Whales." Reports of the International Whaling Commission (Special Issue 5) Historical Whaling Records. Cambridge: International Whaling Commission, 1983.
428"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, January 29, 1885.
429"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, January-July, 1885.
430"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, September 21, 1885.
431"Marine Reports." Republican Standard, New Bedford, MA, October 29, 1885.
432"Marine Reports." Suffolk Gazette, Sag Harbor, NY. 1804-1811. Microfilm, East Hampton Library, East Hampton, NY.
433Barboza, Robert. "Origin of cannons recovered from Dartmouth remains a nautical mystery waiting to be solved." The [Dartmouth/Westport, MA] Chronicle, January 16, 2006 vol. XXXI no. 3.
434Crew Lists, Ship lists for New London Vessels, Mystic Seaport e-resources. www.mysticseaport.org. Internet.
435Ebay listing Feb 2, 2006. www.ebay.com. Internet.
436Bockstoce, John. Personal files.
437"Two Well Known Whaling Captains Dead." Unidentified newspaper, hand dated 1911. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Scrapbook T-4, p 187.
438San Francisco Shanghaiers: Crew Lists from San Francisco whaling voyages. Mystic Seaport e-resources. www.mysticseaport.org. Internet.
439The Rutter. Number 21. G. W. White Blunt Library, Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT.
440Thomas, Margaret L. Transcription of a Journal by Christopher Almy of a voyage on the ship Barclay, 1797-1799. MMC 1045. Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
441Holdcamper, Forrest R. comp. List of American Flag Vessels That Received Certificates of Enrollment or Registry at the Port of New York, 1789-1867. Washington, D.C.: National Archives, 1968.
442Lund, Judith N. "With Deliberate Intent to Defraud? Emma Jane’s Last ‘Whaling’ Voyage." The Dukes County Intelligencer, 43:2 (November 2001).
443Schmitt, Frederick P. Mark Well the Whale. Port Washington, NY: Ira J. Friedman Division, Kennikat Press, 1971.
444Annual Report, 2005. Edgartown, MA: Martha’s Vineyard Historical Society, 2006.
445Bureau of Customs. New London, CT. Inward foreign manifests. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Waltham, MA.
446Catalog 165. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2006.
447Catalog 240. New Haven, CT: William Reese Company, 2005. reeseco.com. Internet.
448Barthelmess, Klaus. Personal correspondence re Billy Moog journal for sale on aquilabooks.com.
449Frank, Stuart M. Personal correspondence.
450Ricketson, Daniel. The History of New Bedford. New Bedford: by the author, 1858.
451Worth, Henry B. "Report of the Historical Section" Old Dartmouth Historical Sketches 17 (1907).
452Songini, Marc. The Lost Fleet: A Yankee Whaler’s Struggle Against the Confederate Navy and Arctic Disaster. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2007.
453William F. Williams. "Loss of the Arctic Fleet." Famous Fleets in New Bedford’s History: Stories of Wooden ships and Iron Men. New Bedford, MA: Reynolds Printing, 1935.
454Advertisement, Bruce Gimelson Antiques, Maine Antiques Digest, February 2007.
455Logs/Journals in the Long Island Collection, East Hampton Library, East Hampton, NY.
456Bureau of Customs. Barnstable, MA, Inward and outward foreign manifests. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Waltham, MA.
457Balcewicz, Arlene. Long Island Maritime Museum. Personal communication.
458Kougeas, Nancy. Bristol Historic and Preservation Society. Personal communication re list of whaling logbooks in the collection.
459The Bulletin from Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum. Summer, 2007.
460Chyet, Stanley F. Lopez of Newport. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1970.
461Bureau of Customs. Dighton/Fall River, MA, Inward and outward foreign manifests, clearances, and other misc documents 1831-1839. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Waltham, MA.
462Bureau of Customs. Dighton/Fall River, MA, Crew Lists and foreign manifests 1834-44, 1845-52, 1854-61. RG 36. National Archives and Records Administration, Waltham, MA.
463Dolin, Eric Jay. Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2007.
464Catalog 163. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2006.
465Annual Report, 2004. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2005.
466Auction Advertisement, Gould Auction Co, Gardiner, Me, Maine Antiques Digest, March 14, 2003.
467Annual Report, 2000. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2001.
468Peterson, William N. "Home Again: The Eliot Collection Returns to Mystic." Mystic Seaport Magazine, Summer, 2007.
469Warrin, Don. Personal communication.
470Ashley, Williams. Logbook of the Schooner Thacher, 1808-1809. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
471Peck, Henry J. 200th Anniversary of Warren, Rhode Island Historical Sketch. 1747-1947 Warren: Town of Warren, 1947
472Nebiker, Walter. "Warren’s Whaling History." Warren 250th Anniversary Commemorative Book. Springfield, Missouri: 1998.
473Auction Catalog. Portsmouth, NH: Northeast Auctions, August 18-19, 2007.
474Auction Catalog. San Francisco, CA: PBA Galleries, October 25, 2001, downloaded from the internet Oct 15, 2001
475Scrapbook 16. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
476Gill, Michael, East Hampton, NY. Personal communication.
477The Arctic Catch. Clipping from unidentified newspaper. [1888] Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI. Misc vol. 15.
478Catalog 174. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2007.
479Crawford, Richard W. Whalers from the Golden Gate: A History of the San Francisco Whaling Industry, 1822-1908 Submitted in partial fulfillment for the requirements for the degree Master of Arts in History, San Diego State University, Spring, 1981.
480Laflin, James [and later, and P.] List of Officers Comprising Whaling Fleet San Francisco, Cal. San Francisco: by the author, 1885-1906.
481Annual Report, 2006. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2007.
482Annual Report, 1998-1999. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 1999.
483Annual Report, 2003. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2004.
484"The Arctic Season." Unidentified clipping quoting San Francisco Journal of Commerce glued into Laflin List for the 1886 season, NBWM copy, hand dated 1886.
485Parmentier, Jan. University of Ghent (pers. comm.): from a presentation entitled "From the Davis Straits to the Falklands: Nantucket Whaling during the period 1772-1777," given at the annual Whaling History Symposium sponsored by the Kendall Institute and New Bedford Whaling Museum, 15-16 October 2005.
486Sea Letter, Ship Warren of Sag Harbor, NY. 1811. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
487Reeves, Randall R. Personal communication.
488Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the schooner E. H. Hatfield of Provincetown, MA, 1876-1876 Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.Annual Report
489Annual Report, 2007. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association, 2008.
490Scammon, Charles M. The Marine Mammals of the Northwestern Coast of North America. New York: Dover Publications, 1968.
491Annual Report, 2007. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2008.
492Henderson Collection, Research Library, New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA.
493Henderson, David A. Nineteenth Century Gray Whaling: Grounds, Catches and Kills, Practices and Depletion of the Whale Population. The Gray Whale. Eds Mary Lou Jones, Steven L. Swartz and Steven Leatherwood. Orlando, FL: Academic Press, Inc., 1984.
494Lebo, Susan. Personal communication regarding shipping arrivals and departures from Hawaii.
495Henderson, David A., ed. Journal aboard the Bark Ocean Bird on a Whaling Voyage to Scammon’s Lagoon, winter of 1858-1859 by Charles Melville Scammon. Los Angeles: Dawson’s Book Shop, 1970.
496Ring, Richard. Special Collections Librarian, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI. Personal communication.
497Tobey, John. Journal of a voyage on the ship Japan of Nantucket, 1838-1841. IMA microfilm, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, Massachusetts.
498Pereira, Laura. Librarian, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Personal communication.
499Hegarty, Reginald P. New Bedford and American Whaling. New Bedford, MA: Reynolds Printing, Inc., 1960.
500Gerstein, Michael. Personal communication.
501Whalemen’s Shipping List and Merchants’ Transcript. New Bedford, MA. 5 October, 1847.
502MŸller-Wille, Ludger, & Bernd Gieseking, eds.. Bei Inuit und WalfŠngern auf Baffin-Land. 1883/1884. Das arktische Tagebuch des Wilhelm Weike(= Mindener BeitrŠge, 30). Minden: Mindener Geschichtsverein, 2008.
503Unknown keeper. Logbook of a voyage on the brig Sarah Louisa of New Bedford, 1840-1842. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
504Whalemen’s Shipping List and Merchants’ Transcript. New Bedford, MA. 11 January 1848.
505Unknown keeper. Logbook of the brig America of Wareham, voyage of 1842-1844. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
506Holmes, Hiram. Journal of a voyage on the schooner George W. Lewis of Provincetown, 1861-1862. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
507Holmes, Hiram. Journal of a voyage on the schooner George W. Lewis of Provincetown, 1862-1863. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
508Shipping Information. New Bedford [MA] Daily Mercury, June 23, 1847.
509Holmes, Hiram. Journal of a voyage on the schooner Walter Irving of Provincetown, 1856-1858. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
510U.S. Circuit Court for Massachusetts. Case Files, October 1847. RG 21 National Archives and Records Administration, Northeast Region, Waltham, MA.
511Stackpole, Edouard A. Whales and Destiny. University of Massachusetts Press, 1972.
512Butler, Martin J. New Bedford Shipping Arrivals and Departures. Typewritten list. Vertical File, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
513Mattapoisett Historical Society, Mattapoisett, MA. Bette Roberts, Director.
514Logbook, bark Napoleon of New Bedford, voyage of 1874-1875. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Information courtesy of Pat Nottage.
515Logbook, ship Alexander of Nantucket, voyage of 1824-1827. Kendall Collection, New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA. Information courtesy of Barbara Moss.
516Logbook, brig Charleston Packet of Fairhaven, voyage of 1826-1828. Baker Library, Harvard Business School, Cambridge, MA.
517Cuffe, Paul. Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Paul Cuffe, a Pequot Indian: During Thirty Years spent at Sea, and in Travelling in Foreign Lands. Vernon, Printed by Horace N. Bill, 1839. Facsimile reprint, Cuffee’s Bookcase, Westport, MA, 1979.
518Lebo, Susan. Personal communication concerning logbooks in RG 84, National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, Maryland.
519Caulkins, Frances M. History of New London, Connecticut from the First Survey of the Coast in 1612 to 1860. New London: H. D. Utley, 1895.
520Philbrick, Thomas, ed. Remarkable Observations: The Whaling Journal of Peleg Folger 1751-54. Mill Hill Press, Nantucket, Massachusetts, 2006.
521Judd, Lewis Strong. A Brief History of the Town of Fairhaven. Fairhaven Old Home Week Association, 1903.
522Whalemen’s Shipping List, National Maritime Digital Library. www.nmdl.org/projects/wslindex.cfm.
523Donnelly, Richard. Personal communication re logbook of the voyage of King George, 1774.
524Ships' Papers. Sloop Mary. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
525Delano Papers. 2007.66 Box 1 Series A, Folder 2. Research Library, New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA.
526Delano Papers. 2007.66 Box 1 Series A, Folder 10. Research Library, New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA.
527New Bedford Crew lists, New Bedford Free Public Library on line database. http://www.newbedford-ma.gov/library/special-collections/whaling-archives.
528Annual Report, 2010. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2011.
529Warrin, Donald. So Ends This Day: The Portuguese in American Whaling 1765-1927. North Dartmouth, MA: University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 2010.
530Weiss, Dr. Raymond B., a descendent of Captain Charles Butler. Personal communication.
531Lund, Judith Navas. Burials and Burial Places in the Town of Dartmouth, Massachusetts. Dartmouth, MA: Dartmouth Cemetery Commission, Dartmouth Historical Commission, 1997.
532Charles Foy, East Illinois Univ, Charleston, IL. Personal communication. Information from Welcome Arnold Papers, John Carter Brown Library, Providence, RI and Aaron Lopez papers, Center for Jewish History, New York, NY.
533New Bedford, Mass. Vital Records to 1850. Births, Marriages. Boston, Mass: New England Historical and Genealogical Society at the charge of the Eddy town-record fund, 1932-1941.
534Dartmouth, Mass. Vital Records to 1850. Births. Boston, Mass: New England Historical and Genealogical Society at the charge of the Eddy town-record fund, 1929-1930.
535Annual Report, 2013. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2014.
536Nantucket, Mass. Vital Records to 1850. Boston, Mass: New England Historical and Genealogical Society at the charge of the Eddy town-record fund, 1925-1927.
537Druett, Joan and Mary Anne Wallace. The Sailing Circle: 19th Century Seafaring Women From New York. Long Island, NY: Three Village Historical Society & Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum, 1995.
538Logbook, Ship Logan, voyage of 1838-1841. Ebay listing March 20, 2010 www.ebay.com. Internet.
539Annual Report, 2008. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2009.
540Logbook, Bark Thomas Dickason, voyage of 1869-1871. Ebay listing May 8, 2010 www.ebay.com. Internet.
541Logbook, Ship William Thompson, voyage of 1835-1838 Ebay listing April 17, 2010 www.ebay.com. Internet.
542Annual Report, 2009. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2010.
543Loan form, New Bedford Whaling Museum from Tallman family member dated June 8, 2011 for five family logbooks.
544Finni, John, Museum volunteer, New Bedford Whaling Museum Library. Personal communication.
545Logbook, Ship Helvetia, voyage of 1837-1839. Swann Auction Galleries, Sale 2324, lot 356. Catalog downloaded from the internet 10/9/2013.
546Logbook, Bark Massachusetts, voyage of 1865-1868. Bauman Rare Books, Downloaded from website November 2, 2012.
547Logbook, Bark LaGrange, voyage of 1850-1851. Greg Gibson. Bookman’’s Log. Downloaded from the internet November 6, 2012.
548Logbook, Bark Superior, voyage of 1842-1843. Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, Artfact. Downloaded from the internet November 6, 2012.
549Annual Report, 2005. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2006.
550Logbook, Ship Two Brothers, voyage of 1847-1851. Bonhams, sale #16937 15 Feb 2009. Downloaded from the internet catalog 9 Feb 2009.
551Logbook, Schooner Laurel, voyage of 1837-1838 and Logbook, Ship Benjamin Tucker, voyage of 1851-1855. Auction Catalog East Dennis, MA: Robert C. Eldred & Co., Inc., April 8-10, 2010.
552Logbook, Ship John Howland, voyage of 1847-1851. Ebay listing March 15, 2010 www.ebay.com. Internet.
553Annual Report, 2010. Nantucket Historical Association. Historic Nantucket, Vol 61. No. 2 Summer 2011.
554antiquesimagearchive.com/items/536131.
555Logbook, Brig Eagle, voyage of 1792. Auction Catalog. Fairfield, ME: James D. Julia, Inc, 2002.
556Logbook, Sloop Harlequin, voyage of 1768-1768 and logbook, Schooner Leviathan, voyage of 1769-1769. Catalog 207. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2011 and letter to Michael Dyer offering these logs dated Oct 26, 2011.
557Annual Report, 2009. Nantucket Historical Association. Historic Nantucket, Vol 60. No. 2 Summer 2010.
558Annual Report, 2011. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2012.
559Logbooks Ship Nantucket, voyage of 1845, Ship China voyage of 1846, Ship Lafayette, voyage of 1848, Ship Callao, voyage of 1849. Ebay listing June 6, 2011. www.ebay.com. Downloaded from internet June 6, 2011.
560Martin, N. A. Journal containing fragments of several whaling voyages. Catalog, Turkey Creek Auctions, Inc. Downloaded from internet November 28, 2011.
561Gardner, Grace Brown. Collection 57, scrapbooks 53 and 54. Nantucket Historical Society Research Library and Archives. Downloaded from the internet Oct 3, 2014.
562Annual Report, 2011. Nantucket Historical Association. Historic Nantucket. Vol 62. No. 3 Summer 2012.
563Scrapbook T-4. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
564Mayhew, Katherine. Personal communication.
565Jenkins, Lawrence W. The Whaling Industry: Exhibition of Objects, . . .Salem: Peabody Museum, nd.
566Frank, Stuart M. Scrimshaw and Provenance. Mystic, Connecticut: Mystic Seaport, 2013.
567Catalog 223 and Catalog 225. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2014.
568Archives.com
569Spanburgh, Sally, family member. Personal communication. March 10, 2015.
570Catalog 227. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2015.
571Catalog 228. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2015.
572Phiney (sic), Zenas. Journal of the good sloop Dolphin of Boston Isaak Freeman commander, May 6, 1772-October 4, 1772. Nicholson Collection, Providence Public Library, Providence, RI.
573 Annual Report, 2014. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2015.
574Druett, Joan. Women Who Went A-Whaling. A Discursive List. Unpublished manuscript.
575Cheyet, Stanley. Lopez of Newport. Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1970.
576Journal Schooner Mystic 1910 - 1914; journal bark Greyhound 1917 - 1919. Ebay listing March 20, 2010 www.ebay.com.
577Grieve, Robert. The Sea Trade and its Development in Rhode Island Providence Plantations : with an account of the evolution of transportation by land and water. Providence, R.I. : [s.n.], 1919.
578Auction Catalog. Portsmouth, NH: Northeast Auctions, August 16, 2015.
579Lamont, Thomas D. Rise to be a People. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 1986.
580African Americans: Voices of Triumph, New York: Time-Life Books, 1993.
581 Auction Catalog. Marion, MA: Marion Antique Auctions. November 24, 2012.
582 Auction Catalog 193. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 20???.
583Lloyd’s Register for 1859, 1861, 1862, 1863. research.mysticseaport.org/indexes/ship-registers.
584Whalemen’s Shipping List. June 11, 1861 as read on nmdl.org.
585 Whalemen’s Shipping List. May 15 and 22, 1855 as read on nmdl.org.
586Descendants of Whaling Masters members: Bruce Demoranville, descendant of Charles A. Chace and his father Jonathan Chace. Katherine Potter, (Mrs. William Potter), descendant of William Swain. Wheaton Wilbar, descendant of George Harrison Cannon. Judith M. Park, descendant of Abner Potter Barker, John Ellis, Chuck Taylor, descendant of Thomas G. Young. Marianne Hall, descendant of John N. Tatch. Personal communication.
587McKissack, Patricia C. and Frederick L. McKissack. Black Hands, White Sails. New York: Scholastic Press, 1999.
588Howell, N. & H. Account Book. 1833-1847, transcribed by Frank Sorrentino, November 4, 2012.
589Live auction. New York: Swann Galleries. February 4, 2016.
590Frank, Stuart. Biographical Dictionary of Scrimshaw Artists. Unpublished manuscript.
591Find a Grave website. www.findagrave.com.
592 Auction catalog. Eliot, ME: Boyd Auctions, Auction May 20, 2016 as seen on internet May 20, 2016.
593Annual Report, 2015. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2016.
594Gardiner, Margaret Halsey, descendant. Personal communication.
595Family recollections. Captainbrown.net.
597Moss, Barbara. Personal communication of results of reading log KWM 848, Ship Lady Adams which spoke Ship Rachel in 1804.
598Barney, Eliza Starbuck. Record of Vital Information for Nantucket. Nantucket Historical Society Research Library & Archives, www.nha.org.
599Catalog 235. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2016.
600Catalog 238. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2016.
601Stackpole, Edouard A. Manuscripts Collection 335, folder 952. Whaling Captains co-cr. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association Research Library.
602Gardner, Grace Brown. Manuscripts Collection Scrapbook 53. Whaling Captains and Whalemen A-G. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association Research Library.
603Sanford, Frederick Coleman. Manuscript ledger Box 10, folder 7 and typed transcription of that ledger. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Atheneum.
604Gardner, Grace Brown. Manuscripts Collection Scrapbook 54. Whaling Captains and Whalemen H-Z. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association Research Library.
605Stackpole, Edouard A. Manuscripts Collection 335, folder 495. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association Research Library.
606duPasquier, J. Thierry. Les Baleiniers Francais de Louis XVI a Napoleon. Paris: Henri Veyrier, 1990.
607duPasquier, J. Thierry. Les Baleiniers francais au XIX Siecle (1814 - 1868). Grenoble: Terre et Mer, 4 Seigneurs, 1982.
608Wilbur, Charles. Journal, Bark Seine 1866-1875. EBay website, downloaded September 19, 2016.
609The Whale Fishery. Nantucket Weekly Mirror, April 16, 1859. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Atheneum. nantucketatheneum.org
610The Nantucket Whale Fishermen. Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror, August 11, 1852. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Atheneum. nantucketatheneum.org
611Logbook Ship Coral, voyage of 1854-18. Auction Catalog. Fairfield, ME: James D. Julia, Inc. February 3, 2012.
612Stackpole, Edouard A. Manuscripts Collection 335, folder 993. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association Research Library.
613Stackpole, Edouard A. Manuscripts Collection 335, folder 976. Nantucket, MA: Nantucket Historical Association Research Library.
614Tripp, William H. There Goes Flukes. New Bedford, MA: Reynolds Printing, 1938.
615Martin, Kenneth R. Around the World in Search of Whales: A Journal of the Lucy Ann Voyage, 1841-1844. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2016.
616longislandgenealogy.com
617Chatwin, Dale. Personal communication. Updated list: Nantucket Whalemen Count, 4 March 2017.
618Catalog 247. Gloucester, MA: Ten Pound Island Book Company, 2017.
619Combined Crew List for New Bedford, 1840 to 1927, New Bedford Whaling Museum and New Bedford Free Public Library, 2017.
620Familysearch.org.
621Auction Catalog. East Dennis, MA: Robert C. Eldred & Co., Inc., July 20, 2017.
622Crew lists of the ports of Salem and New London. nmdl.org.
623Annual Report, 2016. New Bedford, MA: New Bedford Whaling Museum, 2017.
624Johnson, Don. Bad Guys Make Good. Maine Antiques Digest, June, 2017 p. 14-B.
625Auction Catalog. Whitesauctions.com for sale July 16, 2017.
626Microfilm, J. Congdon material relating to Paul Cuffe. New Bedford Free Public Library, New Bedford, MA.
627Whalemen’s Shipping List and Merchants’ Transcript. New Bedford, MA. December 7, 1847 as read on nmdl.org.
628Whalemen’s Shipping List and Merchants’ Transcript. New Bedford, MA. January 28, 1847 as read on nmdl.org.
629Whalemen’s Shipping List and Merchants’ Transcript. New Bedford, MA. June 8, 1847 as read on nmdl.org.
630Homan, Benjamin Franklin. Journal of the Bark Hunter, 1878-1879. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
631Bartlett, Gideon N. Journal of the Ship Syren, 1878-1878. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
632Cory Family Papers. Mss 80. New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library, New Bedford, MA.
633Gifford, Richard. Personal communication. “Some Cuffe and Wainer Family Connections.” Handout at the Cuffe Bicentennial Symposium, 2017.
634Westport Burial Records (Interred). westport.loreprojects.com.
635Smith, Tisdale. Journal, closing months of a whaling voyage on the ship Minerva Smyth, 1820-1823. catalog.swanngalleries.com. Sale Sept 28, 2017.
636Taber, John Smith. Journal, whaling voyage on the ship Good Return II, voyage of 1839-1841. catalog.swanngalleries.com. Sale Sept 28, 2017.
637[Chase, Obed G. ?]. Journal, whaling voyage on the ship Helvetia, 1837-1839. catalog.swanngalleries.com. Sale Oct 10, 2013.
638Procknik, Mark. Personal communication: List of logbooks received at New Bedford Whaling Museum Library since 2001. Received February 7, 2018.