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The treasure ship S.S. Brother Jonathan : her life and loss, 1850-1865 / by Q. David Bowers

Catalog Data

Author:
Bowers, Q. David  Search this
Subject:
Brother Jonathan (Steamboat)  Search this
Deep Sea Research, Inc  Search this
Physical description:
415 p. : ill., ports. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pacific coast
Pacific Coast
United States
Date:
1999
C1999
19th century
Contents:
The gold rush in California -- San Francisco in the gold rush -- Coins and currency in America -- Money in California -- Coins and coiners in California -- The San Francisco mint -- The Brother Jonathan in the Atlantic -- The Brother Jonathan in the Pacific -- The Brother Jonathan on the northern route -- Oregon and the Brother Jonathan -- Before the Brother Jonathan's departure -- The fateful voyage -- Aftermath of the disaster -- Legacy of the Brother Jonathan -- Deep Sea Research, Inc. -- DSR goes for the gold -- More treasure and artifacts -- Chronology of the activities of Deep Sea Research, Inc. -- Registry of coins recovered from the Brother Jonathan -- S.S. Brother Jonathan crew and passenger list -- A visit to the San Francisco mint
Topic:
Shipwrecks  Search this
Underwater archaeology  Search this
Steamboats--History  Search this
Coins, American  Search this
Numismatics  Search this
Call number:
G530 .B68 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_625740