Curious about what life was like on a whaling voyage in 1868? If you have an interest in history, then you will definitely want to look at this. The journal kept by 6 year old Laura Jernegan when she joined her family on a three year whaling voyage has been scanned and is available to read online. You can read the scanned journal pages, a transcribed text, or listen to her journal read out loud.
Laura Jernegan: Girl on a Whaleship [via BoingBoing]
- Published 09/20/10