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Finding Aid for the John Edward Davis's Log of H.M.S. Samarang, 1831-1834
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ff. 3r-8r: England (Prawl Point, Lizard Point, St. Michael)


ff. 21v-65r: Brazil (Rio de Janeiro, Salvador, Maceio, Pernambuco, Bahia)


ff. 70r-92v: Uruguay and Chile (Montevideo, Valparaiso, Coquimbo)


ff. 105v-124r: Brazil (Rio de Janeiro, Pernambuco, Bahia)

Physical Description: (290 x 510 mm. insert between 113v-114r)

Scope and Content Note

includes a large, detailed chart of the Bahia coast from a survey by the officers of H.M.S. Samarang

ff. 133v-143r: Chile, Peru, Panama (Valparaiso, Callao Bay, Panama Bay)


ff. 162v-168v: Mexico (Gulf of California)


ff. 181v-198v: Chile (Valaparaiso, Coquimbo).