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Correspondence and papers relating to the mutiny of John Black and other members of the crew of the U.S. Surveying Schooner, Ewing : San Francisco, 1849 Sept. - Oct.
BANC MSS C-A 215-216 FILM; BANC MSS C-A 216 v.2
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Title:

Correspondence and papers relating to the mutiny of John Black and other members of the crew of the U.S. Surveying Schooner, Ewing: San Francisco, 1849 Sept. - Oct

Creator/Contributor:

McArthur, William Pope, 1814-1850

Creator/Contributor:

National Archives (U.S.)

Creator/Contributor:

U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey

Creator/Contributor:

Savannah (Frigate)

Creator/Contributor:

Warren (U.S. Store Ship)

Abstract:

Contents: v. 1 (film) - Proceedings of a Naval Court-martial held aboard the U.S.S. Warren ... [Oct. 5-19, 1849] (200 exp. neg.); v. 2 (portfolio) - Negative photostats of letters and reports, Sept. - Oct., 1849, to A.D. Bache, Superintendent, U.S. Coast Survey, from W.P. McArthur, commanding the Ewing; excerpts from the log; excerpts from the log of U.S. Frigate, Savannah, Sept. 20 & Oct. 23, 1849, and from the log of the U.S. Store Ship, Warren, Oct. 23, 1849.

Date:

1849 (issued)

Subject:

Black, John -- d. 1849
Ewing (U.S. Surveying Schooner)
United States. -- Navy. -- Pacific Squadron.
Military courts
Mutiny

Note:

Vol. 1 : also available on microfilm (BANC MSS C-A 216 FILM)
Microfilmed with: Inventory of pictures of state owned structures (BANC MSS C-A 215 FILM)
Microfilmed with: Inventory of pictures of state owned structures (BANC MSS C-A 215 FILM)
Original documents from records of the Navy Dept. and Coast Survey in: the National Archives.

Type:

Ships' papers.
Logbooks.
Ship's papers.
Ships' logs.

Physical Description:

microfilm
1 v.
1 microfilm reel (200 exposures) : negative (Rich. 85:13) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS C-A 215-216 FILM
BANC MSS C-A 216 v.2

Origin:

California