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    William H.P. Blandy papers, 1913-1977

    Naval officer. Correspondence, reports, speeches, biographical material, scrapbooks, and clippings relating chiefly to Blandy's World War II service as head of the United States Navy Department Bureau of Ordnance and afterward as director of Operation Crossroads, the atomic tests at Bikini Atoll in 1946.

    • Contributor: Blandy, William H. P. (william Henry Purnell) - Blandy, William H. P.
    • Date: 1913
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    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
    • Date: 1853
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    Leonard F. Cushing papers, 1794-1959

    Naval architect. Correspondence, blueprints, newspaper clippings, and photographs relating to the restoration of the Constitution (frigate) and the Constellation (frigate).

    • Contributor: Cushing, Leonard F.
    • Date: 1794
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    William Shepherd Benson papers, circa 1791-1952

    Naval officer and public official. Correspondence, memoranda, dispatches, speeches, reports, maps, naval appointments, family papers, photographs, and printed materials relating primarily to Benson’s naval career, including service as chief of naval operations during World War I.

    • Contributor: Benson, William Shepherd
    • Date: 1791
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    Donald T. Giles papers, 1926-1982

    United States Navy officer. Correspondence, notebooks, photographs, and printed matter chiefly documenting Giles's incarceration as a Japanese prisoner of war from 1941 to 1945.

    • Contributor: Giles, Donald T.
    • Date: 1926
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    Alfred Easton Poor papers, 1866-1985

    Architect and naval officer. Correspondence, writings, publications, reports, and appointment calendars pertaining primarily to Poor's architectural career, particularly his designs for public buildings, and his naval service during World War I and World War II.

    • Contributor: Poor, Alfred Easton
    • Date: 1866
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    Julius Augustus Furer papers, 1910-1962

    Naval officer. Diary, correspondence, subject files, speeches and writings, and other papers relating to Furer's naval career.

    • Contributor: Furer, Julius Augustus
    • Date: 1910
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    Edward Nealy Kellogg and Edward Stanley Kellogg papers, 1858-1937

    Naval officers, father and son. Biographical data, commissions, orders to duty, and miscellaneous material relating to the naval careers of Edward Nealy Kellogg and his son, Edward Stanley Kellogg.

    • Contributor: Kellogg, Edward Nealy
    • Date: 1858
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    William Banks Caperton papers, 1873-1939

    United States Navy officer. Correspondence, largely with William Shepherd Benson, reports, orders to duty, and newspaper clippings, chiefly relating to Caperton's naval career, particularly his command of the cruiser squadron, Atlantic Fleet, detailed in 1915-1916 to restore order in Haiti.

    • Contributor: Caperton, William Banks
    • Date: 1873
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    Daniel Dodge Brodhead papers, 1821-1853

    United States Navy agent. Correspondence and business records concerning Navy matters transacted by Brodhead and other financial transactions.

    • Contributor: Brodhead, Daniel Dodge
    • Date: 1821
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    Samuel Chester Reid family papers, 1807-1963

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, biographical and genealogical material, financial and legal papers, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, maps, lithographs, and other papers relating mainly to Samuel Chester Reid (1783-1861), naval officer, and his son, Samuel Chester Reid, lawyer (1818-1897).

    • Contributor: Reid, Samuel Chester
    • Date: 1807
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    Warren G. Child papers, 1907-1942

    Naval officer. Diary kept by Child while serving aboard seaplane tenders and aircraft carriers and as superintendent of the Naval Flight School in Pensacola, Florida, including also photographs and printed matter.

    • Contributor: Child, Warren G. (warren Gerald) - Child, Warren G.
    • Date: 1907
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    Victor F. Blakeslee and Irina Skariätina papers, 1930-1944

    Author and naval officer (Victor F. Blakeslee). Author (Irina Skariätina). Holograph and typewritten manuscripts of novels, short stories, and plays about the Russian revolution, the military, and other topics by Blakeslee and his wife, Irina Skariätina, the former Countess Wladimirovna Keller.

    • Contributor: Blakeslee, Victor F. (victor Franklin) - Blakeslee, Victor F.
    • Date: 1930
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    Henry Croskey Mustin papers, 1886-1924

    Naval officer and inventor. Correspondence, journals, lectures, articles, and other papers relating to Mustin's inventions, especially his work in sighting equipment for naval ordnance and his interest in aviation.

    • Contributor: Mustin, Henry Croskey
    • Date: 1886
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    Washington Irving Chambers papers, 1871-1943

    Naval officer. Correspondence, subject files, logbooks, memoranda, blueprints, photographs, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to Chambers's service in the navy and with the Greely Relief Expedition to the Arctic and the Nicaragua Canal survey expedition of 1884-1885.

    • Contributor: Chambers, Washington Irving
    • Date: 1871
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    Theodore Gordon Ellyson papers, 1912-1951

    United States naval officer and pioneer aviator. Biographical information and correspondence chiefly between Ellyson and his wife, Helen Mildred Lewis Glenn Ellyson, describing his naval sea duty and naval aviation.

    • Contributor: Ellyson, Theodore Gordon
    • Date: 1912
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    Henry Putney Beers papers, 1910-1992

    Historian, bibliographer, and archivist with the National Archives and Records Service. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, book reviews, reports, and other papers relating primarily to Beers's work as a bibliographer in American history.

    • Contributor: Beers, Henry Putney
    • Date: 1910
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    Bernard L. Austin papers, 1916-1979

    Naval officer and educator. Correspondence, speeches and writings, and subject files documenting Austin's naval career.

    • Contributor: Austin, Bernard L. (bernard Lige) - Austin, Bernard L.
    • Date: 1916
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    Albert Gleaves papers, 1803-1946

    Naval officer and historian. Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, articles, books, scrapbooks, reports of the Asiatic Fleet, notebooks, photographs, newspaper clippings, biographical material, poetry, printed matter, and other papers relating to Gleaves's naval career and his writings.

    • Contributor: Gleaves, Albert
    • Date: 1803
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    Edmund Ross Colhoun papers, 1821-1918

    Naval officer. Correspondence, journals, notebooks, official records, printed matter, and miscellaneous material relating to Colhoun's service with the Mediterranean and Brazil squadrons before the Civil War, his command of ships of blockade squadrons during the Civil War, and his command of the Asiatic Squadron.

    • Contributor: Colhoun, Edmund Ross
    • Date: 1821
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    Roger Welles papers, 1884-1926

    Naval officer. Correspondence, journals, orders to duty, article and speech file, diary of Welles's wife, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and miscellaneous materials relating to Welles's duties as special representative for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, as director of naval intelligence, and as commander of the Asiatic and Atlantic Fleets and of the U.S. Naval Forces in Europe.

    • Contributor: Welles, Roger
    • Date: 1884
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    David D. Porter family papers, 1799-1899

    Naval officer. Correspondence, journals, logbooks, orders, reports, memoranda, family papers, drafts of articles, memoirs, poems, short stories, and other literary writings, sketches, photographs, and printed matter documenting David D. Porter's naval career. Includes material on his years as a midshipman, his service in the Mexican War, trips to the Mediterranean to secure camels for use by the United States Army, Civil War service, superintendency ...

    • Contributor: Porter, David D. (david Dixon) - Porter, David D.
    • Date: 1799
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    H. Kent Hewitt papers, 1903-1972

    Naval officer. Correspondence, naval planning memoranda, writings, and newspaper clippings documenting Hewitt's naval career, especially as commander of United States naval forces in the Mediterranean during World War II.

    • Contributor: Hewitt, H. Kent (henry Kent) - Hewitt, H. Kent
    • Date: 1903
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    Charles Mason Remey family papers, 1778-1949

    Primarily the papers of Charles Mason Remey relating to his activities on behalf of the Baháï faith. Also includes papers of George Collier Remey (1841-1928) pertaining to his service with the U.S. Navy during the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, the Philippine Insurrection, and the Boxer Rebellion; papers of Iowa jurist and temperance and women's rights advocate, Charles Mason (1804-1882); and papers of Mary ...

    • Contributor: Remey, Charles Mason
    • Date: 1778
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    Frederick Joseph Horne papers, 1893-1967

    U.S. Navy officer. Correspondence, reports, speeches and writings, aviator's logbooks, scrapbooks, printed matter, and memorabilia relating to Horne's naval career during World War I and World War II.

    • Contributor: Horne, Frederick Joseph
    • Date: 1893