Jump to navigation
Edward Yorke McCauley diary, 1853-1854.
Edward Yorke McCauley collection, 1845-1877.
McCauley, Edward Yorke, 1827-1894.
Naval History Society, donor.
New-York Historical Society.
Edward Yorke McCauley's illustrated diary, from February 13th, 1853-June 10th, 1854, of his time aboard the USS Powhatan during its visit to Japan under Commodore Matthew Perry. Contains McCauley's written observations, as well as over 50 illustrations.
McCauley, Edward Yorke, 1827-1894Perry, Matthew Calibraith, 1794-1858Powhatan (Side-wheel steamer)United States. Navy--History--19th centuryNaval gunneryWarships--Visits to foreign portsJapan--Description and travelJapan--Description and travel--Pictorial worksJapan--Relations--United StatesUnited States--Military relations--Japan.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Drawings (visual works).
New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024, 212-873-3400
This digital image may be used for educational or scholarly purposes without restriction. Commercial and other uses of the item are prohibited without prior written permission from the New-York Historical Society. For more information, please visit the New-York Historical Society's Rights and Reproductions Department web page at http://www.nyhistory.org/about/rights-reproductions