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

Papers of Coxswain
John W. Showers,

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists primarily of three scrapbooks kept by a sailor on his Navy travels. They contain a wide variety of materials, including comics, photographs, and numerous clippings from newspapers and magazines.

Preferred Citation

Papers of John W. Showers, Operational Archives Branch, Naval Historical Center, Washington, D.C.

Subject Headings (LCSH)

United States. Navy--Petty Officers.
United States. Navy--Caricatures and Cartoons.
Sailors--Caricatures and Cartoons.


0.25 cubic feet

20 August 2003