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San Francisco Shanghaiers



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Orca (Steam bark)


Whaling Voyage: 01-Mar-90 to 06-Oct-90
Barrels of Whale Oil: 691
Pounds of Baleen: 14215
Number of Whales: 9
Other Cargo: ivory 300#
Agent(s): Knowles, Josiah N.
Voyage Notes

Crew List:
Name: Position: Advance: Lay:
Smith, Henry Boatsteerer
Leary, John Boatsteerer
Turner, John Fireman
George, Thomas Boatsteerer
Dias, Ben 4th mate
Reir, Henry Boatsteerer
Albertson, Alex Seaman
Rodrigues, Francisco Seaman
Blakeley, Geo. Seaman
Morton, C. F. Tankman
Collins, Fred J. Cook
Vincent, Ward P. Boatheader
Prosch, Oscar Engineer, Chief
Tahiti, Chas. Seaman
O'Brien, M. Seaman
Garvin, G. S. Master 0 0
Robinson, A. 1st mate
Lopes, D 2nd mate
Joscelyn, Seymore 3rd mate
Andrews, Pedro Boatsteerer
Costa, Carlos de Boatsteerer
Murphy, B. J. Engineer, Asst.
Leves, C. Fireman
Bennett, Morris T. Steward
George, Albert Cabin Boy
Burke, Thomas Steerage Boy
Vodes, Francis G. Blacksmith
Norton, Ed E. Carpenter & Cooper
Wilson, Tom Seaman
O'Conner, Emile Seaman
Bertram, Louis Seaman
Whitney, Bennie Seaman
Meier, Ad. Seaman
Reiterman, F. Seaman
Kenib, J. H. Seaman
Lewis, Thos. Seaman
McKenzie, Peter Seaman
Hoyer, Fred Greenhand
Woods, Wm. Greenhand
Benton, Daniel Seaman
Blanchard, Louis Seaman
Migont, Edward Seaman
Byrnes, Robert Seaman
Sanders, W. Seaman
Bowman, Thos. Seaman
Noble, Geo. Greenhand