Log of the Anemone. June eleventh to August twenty-ninth 1906
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by Louis A.E. Ahlers
Privately Printed, Colorado Springs, 1907.
ppiv 76. six photo plates.
good clean condition internally. the original limp leather binding is badly worn with the leather coming away from the boards and no spine covering.
the log covers the yacht Anemone's participation in the first Trans-Pacific race, from San Pedro in California to Diamond Head, Hawaii; followed by the return voyage, and cruising on the American Pacific coast.
The 115-ft ketch 'Anemone' was built by Camper & Nichols in Gosport in 1899, and was brought over to America shortly after her launch, and bought in 1905 by Charles Leaming Tutt, of Colorado Springs.
There is a presentation inscription to the front free end-paper from Charles Tutt and Louis Ahlers