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1 Title:   U.S.S. Western World (Ship) log  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Gregory, Samuel B.  
  Dates:   1862-1881  
The collection consists of the logbook of the Union screw steamer Western World from 1862. Daily entries by Samuel B. Gregory regard the weather, crew activities, food, and ship operations. Gregory writes about blockading activities off Charleston, S.C., and Savannah, Frederica, St. Simons, and Doboy Sound, Georgia; numerous encounters with Confederate ships and blockade-runners in the North Santee River (S.C.); and raids on several plantations. Three handwritten letters and a bill of sale are laid in the log.
  Identifier:   ms2425  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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