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Peabody Essex Museum
Phillips Library
East India Square
Salem, MA  01970

 

Browne, Joseph V.
Papers, 1822-1869

6 volumes

 

Charlestown Navy Yard
Records, 1838

A diary of transactions is contained in the papers of Robert Knox, Sr.

2 volumes

 

Clark, Charles E.
Papers, 1898-1904

1 envelope

 

Crowninshield, Benjamin W.
Papers, 1801-1831

Benjamin Williams Crowninshield was Secretary of the Navy from 1815-1818.  His papers are found in the Crowninshield Family Papers.

7 folders

 

Crowninshield, Benjamin W.
Papers, 1814-1829

Benjamin Williams Crowninshield was Secretary of the Navy from 1815-1818.

2 boxes

 

Curtis, Caleb A.
Papers, 1861-1863

1 envelope

 

Essex, USS
Records, 1798-1800

4 volumes and 960 items

 

Fox, Josiah
Papers, 1794

4 volumes and 960 items

 

Gregory Family
Papers, 1840-1865

This collection includes pension claims for soldiers and sailors in the Revolutionary War.

13 volumes

 

Knox, Samuel R.
Papers, 1839-1848

2 volumes

 

Logbooks, Journals, and Station Books
Collection, 1812-1873

30 items

 

Miscellaneous Navy Related Documents
Collection, Pre-Revolution-1918

A collection of documents relating to the U.S. Navy.

20 boxes

 

Quimby, Austin
Papers, 1862-1864

Journal of Corporal Austin Quimby, USMC, kept while on board USS Kearsarge.

1 volume

 

Waters, Joseph
Papers, 1790-1838

Joseph Waters was a merchant, sea captain, and naval agent.

500 items

 

Wise, Henry A.
Papers, 1863-1859

Senator Henry Alexander Wise was Chairman of the House Committee on Naval Affairs from 1842 to 1843.

1 volume


10 May 2002