Flushing, Queens, Long Island, New York

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  • Page 197

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1845 – December 31, 1846)

    Excerpt:
    And four others hands notwithstanding the High seas they managed the boat well, the Mate continued to swim for 15 or 20 minutes amid the raging billows even untill the life boat was within A few rods of him when He instantly sunk to rise no more they remained on or near the spot whare he was last seen both with the life boat & ship for near an hour but nothing more was seen of him the life boat then came along side And it was with great difficulty they got on board of the ship as they came ...