Alexander John Ballantyne

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Creator
Alexander John Ballantyne
Title
Alexander John Ballantyne
Identifier
lac_mikan_105341
MG 24 F 49
R6415-0-1-E
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Document source
Library and Archives Canada / Bibliothèque et Archives Canada
Language
English
Description
Alexander John Ballantyne was a midshipman aboard the ships Victory, Landrail, Nile, Shannon, Rinaldo and Sphinx in the West Indies, North America and South America.
This collection consists of a logbook kept by Alexander John Ballantyne while at sea, illustrated with drawings of ships at sea, charts executed in pen and ink, watercolours and one photograph. There is also a letter from B. [Elizabeth] Ballantyne to her cousin, Jane [Roberton], concerning the preservation of her brother's holdings.
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URL
https://heritage.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.lac_mikan_105341