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University of Chicago 
Joseph Regenstein Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, IL 60637

 

Alison, Samuel K.
Papers, 1945-1952

The papers of physicist Samuel King Alison include correspondence with the Office of Naval Research.

1,100 items

 

Campbell, William H.
Papers, 1855-1864

Primarily holograph letters (1862-1864) from William Henry Campbell, acting assistant surgeon on board USS Commodore McDonough during the Civil War, to his wife Mary Upham Campbell, Watertown, Massachusetts. Stationed most of the time in South Carolina, Campbell related what he observed of plantation and military life.

105 items

 

Duckworth, John
Papers, 1808-1812

Contains correspondence, naval orders and instructions, and reports. Also includes an 1811 broadside printed in Newfoundland. Topics highlight some of Duckworth's decisions as British Governor and naval commander of Newfoundland on the eve of the War of 1812.

0.25 feet

 

Schein, Marcel
Papers, 1948-1960

Contains correspondence, proposals, reports, notes, manuscripts, copies of reprints, photographs, diagrams, and films. Papers document Schein's research on cosmic rays.

4 feet

 

U.S. Shipbuilding Labor Adjustment Board
Records, 1918

Transcripts of hearings relating to labor, hours, wages in shipyards, shipbuilding plants, and private industries, carrying on construction for the Navy. Includes proceedings of the conferences with shipyard employees and builders held in Seattle and Philadelphia.

6 volumes


10 May 2002