January 1983Winter 1983

IN THIS ISSUE:

  • Nantucket Historical Association, Officers and Staff (p. 2)
  • Editorial: Portrait of Captain Laban Russell (p. 5)
  • The First Adventures of a Veteran Nantucket Whaling Master by Captain George W. Gardner (p. 6)
  • The Edouard A. Stackpole Collection (p. 11)
  • Portledge – Home of the Coffins in England by Captain J. E. Lacouture (p. 12)
  • Bequests/Address Changes (p. 16)
  • The Autobiography of William Mitchell (p. 17)
  • Sea Town in Winter by Louise S. Schaff (p. 21)
  •  “First Visit” by Frederick Smith (p. 23)
  • Nantucket Limericks (p. 25)
  • The Catboat “Mincie” (p. 27)
  • My Recollections of Moses Joy by Lois S. Davidson (p. 28)

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 of it among all audiences.

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