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Sea Diary of Robert Laughlin, deck boy, SS KING EDWARD, May 1939 â January 1940.


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Collection Archive
Gallery locationNot on display

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Description Includes a note concerning the papers (May to September 1939) of John Mayes, deck boy and shipmate of Robert Laughlin, a biographical note for Robert Laughlin, twelve photographs taken by Mayes, Laughlin’s sea diary and other insertions which of these are a Gravesend sea school prospectus, a sea-going clothes list, Laughlin’s proficiency certificate, 2 May 1939, an essay, ‘recollections’ and various other notes
Date made 1939-05 - 1940-01

Finding Reference JOD/243
Catalogue section Manuscript volumes acquired singly by the Museum
Creator Laughlin, Robert
Credit National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London
Extent 1 volume
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