Finding Aid (PDF, 107KB)
Scope and Content Notes
This collection consists primarily of three scrapbooks kept by Boatswain's Mate John W. Showers on his Navy travels between 1923 and 1940. They contain a wide variety of materials, including comics, photographs, and numerous clippings from newspapers and magazines.
This collection should be cited as Papers of John W. Showers, Archives Branch, Naval History and Heritage Command, Washington, D.C.