DesertersFall 2013

Volume 63, No. 2

IN THIS ISSUE:

  • Cucumber Archipelago: A Nantucket Reunion in the South Pacific
    by Edward D. Melillo (p.4)
  • Last Seen in Tahiti Captain Charles Veeder Disappears
    by Betsy Tyler (p.10)
  • “No News of Murphy” A Deserter in the Bay of Islands, New Zealand
    by Jeffrey J. Murphy (p.16)
  • Alexander Hussey: A Nantucket Ship Carpenter’s Hawaiian Legacy
    by Pualani Case (p.18)
  • Sampson Dyer Portrait of a Nantucket Mariner
    by Elizabeth Oldham (p.19)

The Nantucket Historical Association preserves and interprets the history of Nantucket through its programs, collections, and properties, in order to promote the island’s significance and foster an appreciation among all audiences.

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