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    Henry M. Robert papers, 1853-1937 Army officer, engineer, and parliamentarian. Diaries, memoranda books, correspondence, letterbooks, subject files, and other papers relating mainly to RobertÂ’s service as an engineer and parliamentarian.
    • Contributor: Robert, Henry M. (Henry Martyn) - Robert, Henry M.
    • Date: 1853
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    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 the Pacific Ocean from October 1873 to October 1876.
    • Contributor: Sherman, James H. (James Henry) - Sherman, James H.
    • Date: 1873
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    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.
    • Date: 1871
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    Henry M. Robert papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda books, diaries, subject files, and other papers relating chiefly to Robert's career in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and as a parliamentarian. Documents his service as engineer commissioner of the District of Columbia and the publication of his Pocket Manual of Rules of Order for Deliberative Assemblies (1876) commonly known as Robert's Rules of Order. Also documents engineering projects on ...
    • Contributor: Robert, Henry M. (Henry Martyn)
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    Richard H.M. Settle correspondence and photograph, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Letters and typewritten transcripts of letters written by Settle during three voyages aboard whaling ships from New Bedford, Mass., including the Charles W. Morgan to the Indian Ocean, the A.R. Tucker to the Atlantic Ocean, and the Bounding Billow to the Pacific Ocean. His letters are written to Georgeanna, or Georgia, in New Bedford, who became his wife after the first voyage. The letters ...
    • Contributor: Settle, Richard H. M.
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    James H. Sherman correspondence, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Letters written by Sherman to his wife, Phebe A.G. Sherman, of New Bedford, Mass., while he served as first mate on the whaleship Milton during its voyage to the Pacific Ocean (1873 October 8-1876 October 24). Most letters were written from whaling grounds near New Zealand and describe activities and events aboard the Milton and details about whaling. The letters also reflect the religious ...
    • Contributor: Sherman, James H. (James Henry)