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Collection The Stephen Girard Bound Volumes
Catalog Number 2013-012-001
Object Name Book
Title Ship Log: Good Friends 1805-1806
Year Range from 1805
Year Range to 1806
Selected Contents A)Four months of three-day "commutes" in and out of Livorno Italy 1805
July 27from Leghorn (now Livorno) Italy
July 29Towards the Isle of France (today's Mauritius)
July 31from Leghorn
August 2Toward the Isle of France
Aug 4 from Leghorn
Aug 6Toward the Isle of France
Aug 8from Leghorn
Aug 10Toward the Isle of France
Aug 12from Leghorn
Aug 14Toward the Isle of France
Aug 16from Leghorn
Aug 18Toward the Isle of France
Aug 20from Leghorn
Aug 22Toward the Isle of France
Aug 23from Leghorn
Aug 26Toward the Isle of France
Aug 28from Leghorn
Aug 30Toward the Isle of France
Sept 1from Leghorn
Sept 3Toward the Isle of France
Sept 5from Leghorn

Sept 7Toward the Isle of France
Sept 9from Leghorn
Sept 11Toward the Isle of France
Sept 13from Leghorn
Sept 15Toward the Isle of France
Sept 17from Leghorn
Sept 19Toward the Isle of France
Sept 21from Leghorn
Sept 23Toward the Isle of France
Sept 25from Leghorn
Sept 27Toward the Isle of France
Sept 29from Leghorn
Oct 1Toward the Isle of France
Oct 3from Leghorn
Oct 5Toward the Isle of France

B )Incomplete two month trip from Ile-de France to Philadelphia
1806
Feb 7 - April 8 from the Ile de France & Bourbon towards Philadelphia
At least 14 pages after April 8 are missing.
Following are six blank pages
Following is one page dated April 6, 1831, with daily list of expenses ?
Then at least 3 pages missing
Followed by Two pages of daily list of expenses, starting February 15, 1830 - Carried over December 1
Archival History The Stephen Girard Papers were a bequest to Girard College through the 1831 will of Stephen Girard.
System of arrangement .

Additional Copies Microfilms of entire collection available at 1) Girard College and 2) the American Philosophical Society
Access Conditions By appointment only.
People Girard, Stephen
Received as Purchase