Finding aid (Word)
Scope and Content Note
These papers contain information regarding World War I era wireless transmissions, the history of the Otter Cliffs Naval Radio Station, and a message for the German people from President Woodrow Wilson. This collection also contains a picture of a pre-1917 French wireless set and an article titled "The Secret in The Ship's Safe," about a German passenger liner that took refuge in the United States after the outbreak of World War I published in Sparks Journal.
This collection should be cited as Papers of Herbert C. Hovenden, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.
Subject Headings (LCSH)
United States. Navy--Communications Systems.
United States. Navy--Radio Installations.
Radio, Military--United States.
Otter Cliffs Radio Station Site (Me.)
United States. Navy--History--Sources.