Event Summary

American whalers enter Pacific whaling grounds

Date

1789

Description

Do so about same time British pushing to expand its whaling in Pacific

Timeline 1

Whaling, Fishing, Fisheries and their Management, 1400 - to present

Timeline 2

The Revolutionary Atlantic, 1750-1815

Related Source

Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America (2007)

Record ID

1312