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A guide to the Victoria (passenger vessel) logbook, 1902-1903
HDC0201 (SAFR 16481)  
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  • Title: Victoria (passenger vessel) logbook
    Date: 1902-1903
    Identifier/Call Number: HDC0201 (SAFR 16481)
    Creator: Unknown
    Physical Description: 1 item.
    Repository: San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park, Historic Documents Department
    Building E, Fort Mason
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    Abstract: The Victoria (passenger vessel) logbook (SAFR 16481, HDC 201) consists of one ship's logbook with entries from September 24, 1902 to January 25, 1903.
    Physical Location: San Francisco Maritime NHP, Historic Documents Department
    Language(s): In English.


    This collection is open for use unless otherwise noted.

    Publication and Use Rights

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    Processing Note

    The descriptions in this collection guide were compiled using the best available sources of information. Such sources include the creator's annotations or descriptions, collection accession files, primary and secondary source material and subject matter experts. While every effort was made to provide accurate information, in the event that you find any errors in this guide please contact the reference staff in order for us to evaulate and make corrections to this guide.
    Please cite the title and collection number in any correspondence with our staff.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item description], [Location within collection organization identified by Collection Number/Series Number/File Unit Number/Item Number], HDC0201 (SAFR 16481), Victoria (passenger vessel) logbook, San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

    Acquisition Information

    This collection was transferred from Golden Gate National Recreation Area to San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park.

    Historical or Biographical Note

    This finding aid does not have an agency history, biography, or historical note.

    Collection Scope and Content

    The Victoria (passenger vessel) logbook (SAFR 16481, HDC 201) consists of one ship's logbook with entries from September 24, 1902 to January 25, 1903.
    This ship's logbook provides date, location, details of engine status by hour, often the geographical coordinates of longitude and latitude position of the vessel and engineer's stores, noted by the engineer on duty. Other notes include daily weather, storms at sea, remarks on repairs of the donkey boiler in Shanghai and a drydocking in Hong Kong. This passenger steamship traveled from Port Gamble to various points in China and Japan and returned to San Francisco. The collection is open and ready for use with caution due to fragility of volume.

    Collection Arrangement

    This is a collection of a single item.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Steam donkeys
    Victoria (steamship)
    Journals (accounts)
    Marine engineers