America's Naval Heritage

A Catalog of Early Imprints from the Navy Department Library

Magazines and Periodicals

Cabin boys' locker, woodcut, September 1834, page 22.

Cabin boys' locker, woodcut.


American Seamen's Friend Society.

Sailor's Magazine and Naval Journal. New York: American Seamen's Friend Society, 1830-1863. 36 vols., illus., 23 cm.

Publication began during September 1828, issues appearing monthly. The Navy Department Library has 21 of 36 volumes. In 1857 the name was changed to Sailor's Magazine.