On the clipper ship Kathay

The journal of seaman Benjamin F. White on a voyage to Australia and China in 1856
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  • English
Seacoast Press
1851-1900, Australia, China, Description and travel, Diaries, Journeys, Kathay (clipper ship), Ocean travel, Sailors, To 1900, White, Benjamin Fra
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11627045M
ISBN 100960753044
ISBN 139780960753048

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Presented in the same letter-format as his other. Clipper Ship Cards The publication of clipper ship sailing cards began in and continued through the Civil War, reflecting the enormous increase in commerce between the east and west coasts after the discovery of gold at Sutter's Mill in California.

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Clark, Arthur H. Published by Putnam, New York () Used. Hardcover. Quantity available: 1. A clipper was a type of midth-century merchant sailing vessel, designed for rs were generally narrow for their length, small by later 19th century standards, could carry limited bulk freight, and had a large total sail area.

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The definition of an American clipper ship is a three-masted, full-rigged ship with square sails on each of her three masts that was built for speed rather than capacity.

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.About this Item: May 14 Original Antique Print taken from the Illustrated London News: ' Clipper-Ship The Royal Edwards, Built for the Red Cross Australian Line. ' Overall size of print is approx 20cm x 28cm with large margins, perfect for mounting for home, business, interior decorators, hotels, pubs, boardrooms and restaurants.

THE LIFE OF A SHIP begins when an individual or organization decides upon the need or desire for such a vehicle to further the pursuit of pleasure or profit-in the case of the American-built clipper ship, the quest for profit in merchant shipping, and the quest for progress and product development on the part of the designer and shipbuilder.