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Operational Archives Branch
Naval Historical Center
805 Kidder Breese Street SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060

Papers of
Curtis R. Bell

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains various miscellaneous personal papers, souvenirs, newspaper clippings and photographs from his years as a civilian master mechanic at the U.S. Naval Gun Factory in Washington, DC. The collection is arranged in four sections: Official Correspondence, Programs and Commendations, The Log (newspaper of the Naval Gun Factory) and Clippings, and Photographs. The papers and documents are arranged in chronological order.

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Papers of Curtis R. Bell, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

United States. Navy--History--Sources.
Navy-yards and naval stations--Washington (D.C.).
Mechanics (Persons)--United States.
Ordnance, Naval.


0.25 cubic feet

3 June 2002