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Document Details


Title: Reminiscences of Thomas Doane
RLIN number: NXCP87-A89
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Columbia University. Oral History Research Office
Collection: Individual Interview List Oral History Project
Description: Three seasons coasting before going to sea in 1841; extensive voyages in north and south Atlantic, the Pacific, and whaling; narrative concludes with marriage in 1852. Manuscript was prepared by Benjamin Doane and given by Doane family to Allan Nevins, the first director of the Oral History Research Office.
Extent: Manuscript: 465 leaves
Restrictions: Access: Open. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.
Original Language: English
Time span: Not indicated ... to 1950 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Doane, Thomas
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker occupation: Master mariner
Document date: 1950-?
Topics discussed - Other terms: Doane, Thomas, 1825-1916; Seafaring life; Seamen; Voyages and travels
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0018681-14124