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Sailing or sailor records

Posted: 7 Feb 2011 7:36AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Pedersen / Petersen
My Gr.Grandfather grew up in Copenhagen ,Denmark and sailed on clipper ships, said he learned in Denmark .
Is there any place to find early sailing records or school they learned at ?? He was born in 1884 in Copenhagen and immigrated to USA in 1904 via Hamburg . He held Seaman protection papers .

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