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« Reply #15 on: October 14, 2015, 10:41:12 pm »
28th september 1895
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The fun at the fair continues

At midnight found that A.Stuart (Sea) and O.Quednan (Sea) had jumped the ship.

O.Quednan (Sea), A.Stuart (Sea), and G.W.Kenney (Mach), returned to the ship having been absent without permission.

By order of Comd'g Officer, confined G.W.Kenney (Mach) in the brig for safe keeping.

Offered a reward of ten dollars ($10 00/100) for the arrest and delivery on board of K.W.Mathiassen, (Sea).  Paid reward of ten dollars ($10 00/100) for the delivery on board of K.W.Mathiassen, (Sea)

By order of Comd'g Officer confined, A.Stuart (Sea), E.Larsen (O.S), O.Quednan (Sea), A.T.Brannan (C.P.) and K.W.Mathiassen (Sea), in the brig in single irons.

A.Seales (C.M1cl) absent from the ship without permission: offered a reward of ten dollars for his arrest and delivery on board.

A.Seales (CM1cl) was brought on board by the Police, and in a short time it was discovered he had jumped the ship.


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Re: Albatross (1890) -- Crew Lists
« Reply #16 on: October 14, 2015, 10:48:39 pm »
 :o :o :o

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Re: Albatross (1890) -- Crew Lists
« Reply #17 on: October 15, 2015, 09:08:40 am »
29th September 1895
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A.Seales (CM1cl) was brought on board by the police and two rewards of ten dollars each were paid for his arrest and delivery on board.

and no escape from the fair

30th September 1895
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At 7.30 fog shut in so thick at entrance to Bellingham Channel, that went about and headed back for Whatcom.

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Re: Albatross (1890) -- Crew Lists
« Reply #18 on: December 29, 2015, 07:24:03 pm »
April 30th 1896
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Discharged W.Blundell (Ch Mach), W.H.Blundell (F2cl), and L.Smith. (F2cl): the former by his own request, and the two latter by reason of expiration of their terms of enlistment.

Presumably the Blundells are family.

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Re: Albatross (1890) -- Crew Lists
« Reply #19 on: January 04, 2016, 06:14:41 am »
May 19th 1896
Command change
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At 9.00, the Comd'g Officer accompanied by Lieut'-Comd'r, J.F.Moser, U.S.N. the Executive and Lieut'. L.M.Garrett. U.S.N inspected the ship: after this inspection the men were formed for muster and Lieut'-Comd'r, F.J.Drake, U.S.N. read his orders detaching him from this ship and ordering him to duty in connection with the Oregon.  Then Lieut'-Comd'r J.F.Moser, U.S.N. read his orders to command this ship, after which he relieved Lieut'-Comd'r F.J.Drake, U.S.N. as Comd'g Officer.  Lieutenant L.M.Garrett, U.S.N. reported on board and relieved Lieutenant B.O.Scott, U.S.N. as Executive; the latter having been detached, ordered home, and granted three months leave.

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Re: Albatross (1890) -- Crew Lists
« Reply #20 on: January 04, 2016, 07:20:25 pm »
I wonder what it's like being sent form ship to ship - sometimes a relief - sometimes sad  :-\

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Re: Albatross (1890) -- Crew Lists
« Reply #21 on: January 05, 2016, 10:31:55 pm »
21st May 1896
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Change of ships mascot?

M.Healy (Cox) was bitten by a dog on board the ship, receiving superficial wounds on back of hand.
22nd May 1896
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His bad luck continues with this harsh treatment.

By order of the Comd'g Officer following punishments were awarded, M.Healy (Cox): returning from liberty unfit for duty: restricted to the ship for one month; to J.M.Benson (Oiler) the same, for overstaying leave 36 hours.



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Re: Albatross (1890) -- Crew Lists
« Reply #22 on: January 24, 2016, 06:59:19 pm »
Log book finished 30th June 1896.  No Officer, crew, instrumentation details in the new log which continues on from the last one.

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« Reply #23 on: February 14, 2016, 12:58:05 pm »
CREW MENTIONS MAY 1895

O.Andersen, (F1cl) 30/5 Absent over leave
J.C.Andersson, (Sea) 18/5 Enlisted for special service from 14/5
J.E.Backlund, (QM3cl) 13/5 Discharged at own request
J.M.Benson, (Oiler) 30/5 Brought on board by Port Townsend Chief of Police for $10 Reward. 9.5 hrs OT.
A.J.Brannan, (C.P.) 30/5 $10 Reward offered for his return.  Returned 9 hrs OT.
H.Bryggman, (Sea) 13/5 Discharged at own request
G.Danilsen, (Sea) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise from 13/5
J.Engleson, (O.S.) 13/5 Discharged at own request
A.Ericsson, (Sea) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise
P.Fridall, (Sea) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise
F.P.Haes, (O.S.) 22/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise
A.Helemies, (Sea) 18/5 Enlisted for special service from 14/5
Ensign C.J.Hughes 28/5 Reported on board for duty
M.Ishikawa, (O.S.) 7/5 Enlisted for 1 yr as O.S.
A.A.Jakobsen, (Cox) Allowed on liberty when not on list
A.C.Johnson, (O.S.) 18/5 Enlisted for special service from 13/5
R.Kane, (O.S.) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise
E.Larsen, (O.S.) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise
J.Lofkvist, (O.S.) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise
M.Luck, (Sea) 18/5 Enlisted for special service from 13/5
J.E.McCombe, (O.S.) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise. 21/5 Discharged at own request. 22/5 Enlisted as C.P.
B.McKenna, (C.P.) 22/5 Enlisted
C.A.Manstrom, (O.S.) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise.
A.L.A.Meyer, (QM3cl) 30/5 Brought on board by Port Townsend Chief of Police for $10 Reward. 9.5 hrs OT.
Ensign W.G.Miller Confined to limits of ship for 5 days for neglect of duty in allowing a crewman liberty when not on list.
E.Mitchell, (Sea) 30/5 Brought on board by Port Townsend Chief of Police for $10 Reward. 9.5 hrs OT.
A.J.Morin, (F1cl) 22/5 Enlisted. 23/5 Rated Oiler.
A.Peterson, (Sea) 30/5 Absent over leave.
C.A.Olsen, (Sea) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise.
J.Omlor, (F1cl) 30/5 Brought on board by Port Townsend Chief of Police for $10 Reward. 9.5 hrs OT.
Otto Quednan, (Sea) 30/5 Brought on board by Port Townsend Chief of Police for $10 Reward. 9 hrs OT. Confined for causing a disturbance.
A.Reider, (O.S.) 18/5 Enlisted for special service from 14/5
A.Seaman, (Sea) 18/5 Enlisted for special service from 13/5
F.W.A.Tiepelmann, (O.S.) 18/5 Enlisted for special service from 13/5
P.A.Engi. Emil Thiess, 13/5 Reported on board for duty
V.H.Tode, (W.T.) 20/5 Discharged at own request. 22/5 Enlisted as Machinist for cruise in the Fish Commission from 21/5.
A.Zancivich, (Sea) 20/5 Enlisted in the Fish Commission for the cruise.

Passengers
Mr F.W.True 31/5 Reported on board for passage to the Pribylof Islands to observe the habits of the fur seals for the Fish Commission.
Mr D.W.Prentiss Jr 31/5 Reported on board for passage to the Pribylof Islands to observe the habits of the fur seals for the Fish Commission.


Transcribing notes
List incomplete for first couple of weeks of may.
J.M.Benson often transcribed initially as Bluson
A.Helemies possibly Helenius
A.J.Morin - name difficult to make out for last 3 letters (one of which is i)

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« Reply #24 on: February 14, 2016, 01:10:45 pm »
CREW MENTIONS JUNE 1895

M.Healy, (Cox) 11/6 Discharged term of enlistment having expired. 12/6 Enlisted for 1yr as Seaman. 13/6 Rated Cox
E.Larsen, (O.S.) 2/6 Absent over leave
J.E.McCombe, (C.P.) 24/6 Placed in quarantine until 24/8 for swearing at the MaA
Ensign W.G.Miller 4/6 Restriction to ship removed.

Passengers
Mr J.S.Brown 22/6 Came on board for passage to St.Paul Id.
Mr D.W.Prentiss Jr 25/6 Left the ship for duty in the Seal Islands
Mr F.W.True 25/6 Left the ship for duty in the Seal Islands

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« Reply #25 on: March 14, 2016, 02:07:58 pm »
CREW MENTIONS JULY 1895

V.E.Fulmer (Sea) 12/7 Placed in brig for 3 days on bread and water for using voilent and abusive language to the MaA, 15/7 Released.
R.Kane (CP) 9/7 Picked up from St Paul Island where he had been left on account of sickness.
G.W.Kenney (Mach) 14/7 Absent over leave.
J.Lofkvist (OS) 14/7 One months quarantine for not reporting leaving ship and overstaying leave 2.5 hrs
Ensign W.G.Miller 19/7 Left the ship to survey rookeries and returned, 20/7 Left the ship to survey and photograph rookeries and returned, 21/7 and party went ashore for work in connection with the seal rookeries and returned, 24/7 and party went ashore for work in connection with the seal rookeries and returned, 25/7 Left the ship on surveying duty and returned, 26/7 Left the ship to continue surveying work and returned having completed it.
D.O'Keefe (WT)  14/7 Two months quarantine for leaving the ship without permission.
O.Quednan (Sea) 14/7 Absent over leave
Lieut' Scott 29/7 Left the ship to communicate with the Captain and returned with the Captain in the whaleboat.
A.Seales (CM1cl) 14/7 Three months quarantine for creating a disturbance about midnight and careless handling of firearms.
D.Sullivan (OS) 14/7 Three months quarantine for creating a disturbance about midnight and careless handling of firearms.

Scientists
Mr N.B.Miller 17/7 Came on board, 18/7 Left the ship on duty in connection with seal rookeries, 19/7 Returned, 20/7 Left the ship to survey and photograph rookeries and returned, 29/7 Returned to ship having completed seal rookery work
Mr D.W.Prentiss 17/7 Came on board, 18/7 Left the ship on duty in connection with seal rookeries.
Dr Stejneger 3/7 Landed at Nicolski with effects.
Mr C.H.Townsend 9/7 Landed on St Paul Island, 17/7 Came on board, 18/7 Left the ship, 19/7 Returned for passage to St Paul Island,  20/7 Left the ship to survey and photograph rookeries and returned, 22/7 Left the ship.
Mr F.True  17/7 Came on board, 18/7 Left the ship, 19/7 Returned for passage to St Paul Island,  20/7 Left the ship to survey and photograph rookeries and returned.

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Re: Albatross (1890) -- Crew Lists
« Reply #26 on: April 01, 2016, 08:42:53 pm »
Discharging and recruiting in Japan

28th September 1896 Yokohama, Japan
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Discharged from this ship and the Naval Service, Masataro Ishikawa (O.S), waiving all claim to transportation and consular aid; reason, services no longer required.

29th September 1896 Yokohama, Japan
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Enlisted for one year as Ordinary Seaman, Masa Sgioka.
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« Reply #27 on: April 02, 2016, 08:21:18 pm »
CREW MENTIONS AUGUST 1895

Walter Blundell (Mach) 5/8 Discharged from sick list and restored to duty, Discharged from Naval Service by reason of expiration of enlistment. 6/8 Enlisted for 1 yr as Mach 1st class. 7/8 Rated Chief Machinist from this date.
Ensign Hughes 9/8 Left the ship on duty
E.Larsen (O.S.) 3/8 Returned 12 hrs OT
C.McCarthy (W.T.) 17/8 Returned 6.5 hrs OT, 19/8 Quarantined to ship for 3 wks
Ensign W.G.Miller 4/8 Boarded schooner Edward E Webster
O.Quednan (Sea) 17/8 Returned 6.5 hrs OT, 19/8 Quarantined to ship for 2 months
J.Raney (O.S.) 17/8 Returned 8.5 hrs OT, 19/8 Quarantined to ship for 6 wks

Passengers

Benj.F.Butler 29/8 A distressed American sealer shipwrecked in Japan, came on board to take passage to Port Townsend.
Mrs F.J.Drake 28/8 Came on board with personal effects to take passage South
Mr D.W.Prentiss Jr. of the Fish Commission 23/8 Received on board personal effects and specimens collected, came on board for passage down.
Mr Townsend 9/8 Sent a boat for him and he came on board, 10/8 Boarded Schooner Borealis of Victoria B.C., 11/8 Boarded Schooner M.M.Morrill and procured seal carcasses, 12/8 Boarded Schooners Maud S., Enterprise, and Vera of Victoria B.C., 20/8 Left ship in yawl to get seal carcass from sealing canoe. 21/8 Boarded Schooner Geo.W.Prescott and got 8 seal carcasses. 23/8 Left the ship on duty. 24/8 Boarded Columbia.
Mr F.W.True 23/8 23/8 Received on board personal effects and specimens collected, came on board for passage home.

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« Reply #28 on: April 04, 2016, 08:36:10 pm »
CREW MENTIONS SEPTEMBER 1895

J.C.Andersson (Sea.) 14/9 Quarantined for 8 weeks for gross neglect of duty.
A.J.Brannan (C.P.) 10/9 8.5 hrs OT, 14/9 Quarantined for 4 weeks, 20/9 AWOL, 21/9 Returned
G.Ericsson (Sea.) 21/9 AWOL, 24/9 Quarantined 3 weeks for 5.5hrs OT
M.Healy (Cox.) 2/9 Quarantined 5 weeks for overstaying liberty
M.J.Hearn (Sea. in charge of Hold) 11/9 Discharged on expiration of enlistment, 12/9 Reenlisted as Sea., placed in charge of Hold.
G.Kenney (Mach) 9/9 11 hrs OT, 28/9 returned from AWOL and was placed in brig for safekeeping, 29/9 3 nights in single irons for being AWOL and returning drunk.
E.Larsen (O.S.) 20/9 Found AWOL at 8.30, 21/9 Returned 1.30, 24/9 Quarantined for 6 weeks and 5 nights in double irons.
Corneils McCarthy (W.T.) 6/9 Discharged on expiration of enlistment, 7/9 Enlisted as F1c for 1 year, Rated W.T., 10/9 5 hrs OT, 14/9 Quarantined for 3 weeks.
F.B.McClendon (C.P.) 21/9 AWOL, 24/9 Quarantined 3 weeks for overstaying leave 8 hrs
J.E.McCombe (C.O.) 10/9 AWOL and returned, to be confined 2 nights, 27/9 Not cleaning mess gear before leaving on liberty, returning drunk and incapacitated, abusive to MaA, Quarantined 8 weeks, 4 days on bread and water.
B.McKenna (C.P.) 21/9 AWOL, 24/9 Quarantined 3 weeks for overstaying leave 5.5 hrs.
K.W.Matthiassen (Sea.) 21/9 AWOL, 25/9 returned by police for a reward, 27/9 12 Weeks Quarantine and 12 Weeks extra duty for 111hrs OT, Jumped ship while on the 10.30 trip, 28/9 Returned by police for $10, 29/9 3 nights in single irons for being AWOL until returned by police.
A.L.A.Meyer (QM3cl.) 24/9 Overstaying leave 6.5 hrs, Quarantined 3 weeks.
G.Miller (SC2cl.) 10/9 AWOL and returned, 14/9 Quarantined for 4 weeks, 27/9 Absent over time, brought on board by police for $10
E.Mitchell (Sea.) 10/9 AWOL and returned, 14/9 Confined 2 nights, 15/9 Released at 4am to stand anchor watch,
J.Omlor (F1cl.) 9/9 Left working party to go into town, returned by MaA, 14/9 Quarantined for 4 weeks
Otto Quednan (Sea.) 8/9 AWOL, 9/9 Returned and placed in single irons, 28/9 Jumped ship and returned, 29/9 3 nights in single irons for being AWOL and returning drunk. 30/9 Released to stand anchor watch.
J.Raney (O.S.) 8/9 AWOl, 9/9 Returned and placed in single irons to await the action of the captain, confined in the brig, 14/9 4 nights confinement for being habitually late on watch and abuse of those who call him. 27/9 Insolence to an officer, confined 2 days on bread and water.
Lieut B.O.Scott 25/9 Left the ship on 5 days leave of absence
A.Seales (C.M.1cl.) 9/9 AWOL and return, 28/9 AWOL, $10 offered for his return, brought back by police then jumped ship shortly after, 29/9 Returned by police and 2 rewards paid.
A.Stuart (QM1cl.) 14/9 Disrated to Sea. for gross neglect of duty, 25/9 Returned by police for a reward, 27/9 Quarantined for 12 weeks with 6 weeks extra duties for 87 hrs OT, 28/9 Jumped ship and returned, 29/9 3 nights in single irons for being AWOL and returning drunk.
D.Sullivan (O.S.) 2/9 Confined 2 nights for disobedience of orders
F.W.A.Tiepelmann (O.S.) 21/9 AWOL, 22/9 Returned 24 hrs OT, 24/9 Quarantined 8 weeks

Passengers
Benj F Butler 8/9 Left the ship having obtained accommodation and employment.
Mr D.W.Prentiss 18/9 Left the ship having completed his work for the Fish Commission
Senator Squires of the state of Washington 26/9 Visited the ship
Mr F.W.True 18/9 Left the ship having completed his work for the Fish Commission
Mr T.M.Thayer 18/9 Left the ship with Messrs True and Prentiss



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« Reply #29 on: April 07, 2016, 08:20:50 pm »
CREW MENTIONS OCTOBER 1895

O.Andersen (F1cl.) 14/10 8 hrs OT, 26/10 Quarantined 4 wks
J.M.Benson (Oiler) 14/10 AWOL, 15/10 Returned 10 hrs OT, 26/10 Quarantined 4 wks
A.J.Brannan (C.P.) 26/10 AWOl, returned drunk and disorderly, confined in double irons, 27/10 Released then reconfined for attempting to go AWOL, 28/10 Confined 5 nights in double irons.
G.A.Danilsen (Sea.) 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment, 26/10 Enlisted 1 yr.
A.Ericsson (Sea.) 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment
P.Fridall (Sea.) 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment, 26/10 Enlisted 1 yr.
F.P.Haes (O.S.) 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment
C.L.Hauson (BM1cl.) 7/10 Discharged at end of enlistment, 8/10 Enlisted 1 yr as Sea., 9/10 rated Boatswains Mate 1st class from this date.
A.A.Jakobsen 8/10 4hrs OT
R.Kane (O.S.) 12/10 Absentee, 13/10 Returned 24 hrs OT, 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment
G.W.Kenney (Mach) 29/10 Returned 64 hrs OT.
E.Larsen (O.S.) 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment
P.W.Leffel 28/10 Enlisted as F1c for 1 yrs special service, 29/10 Rated W.T.
J.Lofkvist (Sea.) 14/10 10 hrs OT, 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment
C.McCarthy (W.T.) 14/10 AWOL, 15/10 Returned 10 hrs OT, 26/10 AWOL and returned, Quarantined 4 wks for 10 hrs OT, Quarantined 9 wks with 3 nights in double irons for going AWOL while on restricted list and 9 hrs OT.
J.E.McCombe (C.P.) 25/10 Discharged at own request
B.McKenna (C.P.) 14/10 Returned 14 hrs OT, 26/10 Quarantined 4 wks
C.A.Manstrom (O.S.) 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment, 26/10 Enlisted 1 yr.
A.L.A.Meyer (QM3cl.) 15/10 Rated QM2cl from 1st
G.Miller (SC2cl.) 12/10 Absentee, 13/10 Returned 24 hrs OT, 26/10 Quarantined 8 wks
N.B.Miller Ass't Naturalist 23/10 Returned on board
E.Mitchell (Sea.) 8/10 Returned 4 hrs OT, 27/10 Confined 5 days on bread and water for smuggling liquor on board
A.J.Morin (Oiler) 14/10 AWOL, 15/10 Returned 10 hrs OT, 26/10 Quarantined 4 wks
D.O'Keefe (W.T.) 26/10 Discharged at own request
C.A.Olsen (Sea.) 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment, 26/10 Enlisted 1 yr.
J.Omlor (F1cl) 11/10 12.5 hrs OT, 26/10 Quarantined 5 weeks
R.Pickeman 31/10 Shipped for 1 yr as O.S.
Otto Quednan (Sea.) 30/10 Discharged at own request
J.Raney (O.S.) 6/10 AWOL and return, 25/10 Discharged at own request
A.Seales (CM1cl.) 7/10 Confined in single irons for being drunk and causing a disturbance, 8/10 3 days in brig in double irons
A.Seaman (Sea.) 15/10 Rated QM3cl from 1st
F.L.Stailey (Eng.Yeo) 15/10 Discharged at end of enlistment, 16/10 Enlisted for 1 yr as Writer 3rd class, 17/10 Rated Engineers Yeoman from this date
A.Stuart (Sea.) 25/10 Discharged at own request
D.Sullivan (O.S.) 14/10 AWOL, 15/10 Brought back by police for reward 12 hrs OT, 25/10 discharged at own request
V.H.Tode (Mach) 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment
T.Yamada (Sea.) 29/10 Returned 36 hrs OT
A.Zancivich (Sea.) 25/10 Discharged at end of enlistment