WHALEMEN'S SHIPPING LIST, AND MERCHANTS' TRANSCRIPT, Vol. 34, No. 48, Tuesday Morning, January 16, 1877. Eben P. Raymond.

WHALEMEN'S SHIPPING LIST, AND MERCHANTS' TRANSCRIPT, Vol. 34, No. 48, Tuesday Morning, January 16, 1877

New Bedford, MA: Eben P. Raymond, 1877. First Edition. 4pp, newspaper format, 21.75" x 14.5". Contains: Confession of A Thief; A Yorkshire Schoolmaster; Review of the Whale Fishery for 1876; table of Vessels, Masters, Agents, Date of Sailing, Where Bound, Latest Reports on harvests; and ads for local New Bedford suppliers and merchants, some illustrated. Two original folds, sound and clean. Very Good. Item #039593

This weekly newspaper was a vital source of information at the peak of the whaling era. The families of whalers as well as seaport merchants could track the voyages of whaling ships, using this periodical.

Price: $40.00

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