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


Papers of
Captain Ernest L. Bennett,
1894-1939



Scope and Content Note

This collection of historical materials relates to the naval service of Captain Ernest L. Bennett. The two bound volumes in the collection contain a variety of documentation. Captain Bennett used the first bound volume as a journal, log, and scrapbook. The first 117 pages of this volume relate to USS New York. The second bound volume in the collection is a scrapbook of memorabilia, 1901-1939, including official correspondence; invitations; greeting cards; printed material; photographs; and miscellany.


Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Captain Ernest L. Bennett, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.


Subject Headings (LCSH)

United States. Navy--History--Sources.
New York (Ship).


Extent

0.5 cubic feet


3 June 2002