Roger Conant's journal of a voyage aboard the Continental  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Conant, Roger, 1833-1915
Title
Roger Conant's journal of a voyage aboard the Continental
Quantity
1 journal (118 pages)
Collection Number
0398 (Accession No. 0398-001)
Summary
Journal of voyage aboard the Continental from New York to San Francisco by a journalist
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Open to all users.

Languages
English


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Journal of voyage aboard the Continental, bearing Asa S. Mercer and 100 women to Seattle. They left New York on 16 Jan 1866 and arrived in San Francisco 24 Apr 1866. Conant accompanied Mercer, on this second voyage, as a reporter for The New York Times.

This journal is the same as microfilm titled "The Cruise of the Continental, or, an inside view of a life on the ocean wave."

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights not transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Ocean travel
  • Voyages to the Pacific Coast
  • Personal Names :
  • Conant, Roger, 1833-1915--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Continental (Steamship)
  • Titles within the Collection :
  • Cruise of the Continental, or, An inside view of a life on the ocean wave
  • Mercer's Belles; the journal of a reporter
  • Other Creators :
    • Personal Names :
    • Mercer, Asa Shinn (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)