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Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Herbert Benezet Tyson Letters

Identifier: MSN/CW 5010

A group of 5 letters written by naval lieutenant Herbert Benezet Tyson of the U.S.S. Connecticut, during that ship's cruise to and around the Caribbean in winter/spring 1865.

Dates: 1865

Marshall Smelser Papers

Identifier: SME
Scope and Content Correspondence with Eugene McCarthy, Hubert Humphrey, and others; diaries, financial records, legal documents, manuscripts, memoranda, research and writing notes, sheet music, teaching material, booklets, and clippings; concerning his career as a history professor, his travels, his political activities, his research, his advice to the administration of Cardinal Newman College, and his lifelong interest in baseball. Also the manuscript of his book The Winning of Independence...
Dates: 1864-1968.

Michael Quin Documents

Identifier: MSN/CW 2013
Scope and Contents This collection consists of State Department copies of documents sent by British Ambassador Lord Lyons to U. S. Secretary of State William H. Seward on 8 August 1863, now being forwarded, on 13 August, to Secretary of the Navy Gideon Welles, accompanied by a cover letter signed by Seward. The case itself was months old, and had spawned a good deal of paperwork prior to the appearance of this particular batch of documents. The two key items are; 1) a seven-page affidavit of Quinn's describing...
Dates: 1863

Pugh Family Letters

Identifier: MSN/CW 5009

A group of 12 letters written by the Western Pennsylvania Quakers John and Joseph Pugh during the Civil War. Included are 6 letters written by John during his service aboard the U.S.S. Quaker City, of the navy's East Gulf Blockading Squadron.

Dates: 1862-1864

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Letters (correspondence) 3
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Blockades -- Sources 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Correspondence 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations -- Sources 2
Caribbean Area -- Description and travel 1