Captain's remark books, 1813-1846

Overview of the Collection

Great Britain. Hydrographic Office
Captain's remark books
1813-1846 (inclusive)
0.1 cubic feet, (4 foldersĀ in shared box)
Collection Number
Mss 1574
Photocopy manuscript captain's remark books, including: William Black, HMS Racoon, at Columbia River; Frederick Hickey, HMS Blossom; HMS Fisgard; and HMS Constance.
Oregon Historical Society Research Library
1200 SW Park Avenue
Portland, OR
Telephone: 503-306-5240
Fax: 503-219-2040
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Photocopy manuscript captain's remark books, including: William Black, HMS Racoon, at Columbia River, November 13-December 30, 1813; Frederick Hickey, HMS Blossom, 1818; HMS Fisgard, January 1-December 31, 1846; HMS Constance, January 1-December 31, 1846.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Captain's remark books, Mss 1574, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.

Restrictions on Use

The Oregon Historical Society owns the materials in the Research Library and makes available reproductions for research, publication, and other uses. The Society does not necessarily hold copyright to all materials in the collections. In some cases, permission for use may require seeking additional authorization from copyright owners.

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Location of Originals

Original remark books are held at the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office, Taunton, Somerset, England.

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Logbooks
  • Ships--Northwest, Pacific
  • Voyages to the Pacific coast

Corporate Names

  • Blossom (Ship)
  • Constance (Ship)
  • Fisgard (Ship)
  • Great Britain. Hydrographic Office--Records and correspondence
  • Racoon (Sloop)

Geographical Names

  • Northwest, Pacific--Description and travel

Form or Genre Terms

  • ships' logs

Other Creators

  • Personal Names
    • Black, William, Captain
    • Hickey, Frederick, Captain