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  • John J. Ballentine papers, 1913-1973

    United States Navy officer and air pilot. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, logbooks, military records, biographical material, scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Ballentine's naval career after 1920.

    • Contributor: Ballentine, John J. (John Jennings) - Ballentine, John J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • William Frederick Halsey papers, 1907-1959

    Naval officer. Correspondence, war diaries, logs, journals, narratives of military campaigns, military orders, books, periodicals, poems, songs, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia relating mostly to Halsey's social and business career after World War ...

    • Contributor: Halsey, William Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Forbes W. Manchester correspondence, 1858-1869

    Whaler. Correspondence to Forbes W. Manchester, primarily from his wife Rhoda M. Manchester, written in 1858 and 1859 while he was on a whaling voyage to the Indian and Pacific oceans aboard ...

    • Contributor: Manchester, Forbes W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • J.F. Shafroth papers, 1926-1945

    Naval officer. Official correspondence, memoranda, directives, and reports sent to William Frederick Halsey and Chester W. Nimitz relating primarily to Shafroth's experiences as a commander in the South Pacific and head of ...

    • Contributor: Shafroth, J. F. (John Franklin) - Shafroth, J. F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Edwin Bickford Hooper papers, 1842-1986

    Naval officer and historian. Correspondence, writings, research notes, speeches, reports, orders, organizational charts, rosters, printed materials, photographs, and other papers primarily relating to Hooper's naval career and to his research in U.S. ...

    • Contributor: Hooper, Edwin Bickford
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jerauld Wright papers, 1853-1960

    Naval officer. Correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Wright's naval career especially during World War II and after.

    • Contributor: Wright, Jerauld
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Morton L. Deyo papers, 1911-1981

    Naval officer. Correspondence, subject files, speeches and writings documenting Deyo's career in the Navy, particularly as a naval task force commander during World War II in both the Atlantic and Pacific theaters.

    • Contributor: Deyo, Morton L. (Morton Lyndholm) - Deyo, Morton L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Donald Wilson papers, 1910-1979

    U.S. Army and Air Force officer. Diaries, journals, correspondence, speeches, lectures, flight records, maps and other items relating to Wilson's personal life and military career. Diaries include accounts of the Iwo Jima ...

    • Contributor: Wilson, Donald
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Narrative of N. Byron Smith, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Narrative by Smith describing his experiences aboard the whaler Nile of Greenport, N.Y., under the command of Capt. Conklin, and his voyage (1851 September 1-1854 March 12) to the ...

    • Contributor: Smith, N. Byron
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Charles A. Lockwood papers, 1904-1967

    Naval officer. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, reports, writings, photographs, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating mainly to Lockwood's naval career during World War II as commander of the United States Submarine Force in ...

    • Contributor: Lockwood, Charles A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Herbert Bain Knowles papers, 1941-1945

    Naval officer. Correspondence, orders to duty, subject files concerning invasion plans and occupation reports for Guam, Japan, Kwajalein Islands (Marshall Islands), Leyte Island (Philippines), Lingayen (Luzon, Philippines), Okinawa Island (Japan), Saipan (Northern ...

    • Contributor: Knowles, Herbert Bain
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Raymond Swing papers, 1933-1964

    Journalist and radio commentator. Primarily scripts of Swing's radio broadcasts including those presented on the Voice of America. Also includes correspondence, lectures, and writings by Swing.

    • Contributor: Swing, Raymond
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Joseph Ingraham journal, 1790-1792

    Navigator, trader, and explorer. Ingraham's account of the voyage of the brigantine Hope from Boston to the Falkland Islands, Cape Horn (Chile), Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia), the Northwest Coast of North America, ...

    • Contributor: Ingraham, Joseph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Carl Harms papers, 1940-1946

    Sailor. Daily journal kept by Harms as the cartographer and cook on an expedition to the Galapagos Islands sponsored by the United States Navy and the Pacific Development Company to select a ...

    • Contributor: Harms, Carl
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Spanish colonial government, Mariana Islands records, 1678-1899

    Royal decrees, court records, orders to and from the governor, circulars, miscellaneous reports, and other documents. Subjects covered include missionary and church matters, public health measures, agriculture, prisons and criminal investigations, the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • James H. Sherman correspondence, 1873-1876

    Whaler. Letters written by Sherman to his wife, Phebe A. G. Sherman of New Bedford, Massachusetts, while he served as first mate aboard the New Bedford whaleship Milton on a voyage to ...

    • Contributor: Sherman, James H. (James Henry) - Sherman, James H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harry T. Friedman collection of Spanish American documents, circa 1500-1912

    Collector. Correspondence, reports, certificates, printed material, and other documents relating to such topics as the Joliet-Marquette expedition (1673), navigation and trade from the Philippines to Mexico (1749), land transactions in Tulancingo and ...

    • Contributor: Friedman, Harry T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John H. Towers papers, 1830-1989

    United States Navy officer and early naval aviator. Diaries, naval and personal correspondence, memoranda, orders for duty, aviation logs, speeches and writings, biographical notebooks and sketches, photographs, reports, scrapbooks, blueprints, charts, and ...

    • Contributor: Towers, John H. (John Henry) - Towers, John H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Richard H.M. Settle correspondence and photograph, 1871-1879

    Whaler. Letters and typewritten transcripts of letters written by Settle during three voyages aboard whaling ships from New Bedford, Mass.

    • Contributor: Settle, Richard H. M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Owen Lattimore papers, 1907-1997

    Orientalist, author, educator, and historian. Correspondence, journals, writings, reviews, speeches, research notes, interviews, reports, transcripts of hearings, and other papers pertaining to Lattimore's studies in Chinese and Mongolian history and linguistics, his ...

    • Contributor: Lattimore, Owen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Catalog Record

    Spanish colonial government, Mariana Islands records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Royal decrees, court records, orders to and from the governor, circulars, reports, and other records pertaining to Spanish colonial government in the Mariana Islands. Subjects include agriculture; the Anglo-Spanish ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material