Eliza (Schooner)

Eliza (Schooner) journal, 1803.
1 folder (0.08 linear feet).
About the collection

Journal kept by unidentified supercargo aboard the schooner Eliza from Philadelphia to Cayenne, French Guiana, March 26 – May 3, 1803. Writer describes weather, seasickness, catching sharks and dolphins, learning methods of navigation, business affairs upon arrival at Cayenne, the town and landscape, and his dinner with the Governor.

Subjects
  • Eliza (Schooner)
  • Voyages
  • Navigation
  • Cayenne (French Guiana) — Description and travel
Types of material
  • Journals
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