Toyo Kisen Kaisha (Oriental Steamship Company) log book

Description (Brief)
Notebook with celluloid cover. Its white and blue paper pages are trimmed with gold leaf. Many pages are hand-marked in black ink with messages from people the owner met aboard the ship. Notebook contains traveler information, an autograph book, a calendar for 1907-1908, and more.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
log book
date made
1907
maker
Bachrach & Company
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.5 cm x 12 cm; 2 9/16 in x 4 3/4 in
overall: 5/16 in x 4 3/4 in x 2 9/16 in; .79375 cm x 12.065 cm x 6.50875 cm
place made
United States: California, San Francisco
ID Number
2006.0098.1110
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.1110
subject
Maritime
Steamships
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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