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Chicago Historical Society


Chicago Historical Society
Clark Street at North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614-6071


Bainbridge, Joseph
Papers, 1814

Journal kept while serving on board USS Frolic.

1 volume


Barnett, Claude A.
Papers, 1919-1964

Claude Barnett was founder of the Associated Negro Press. The collection includes materials on naval personnel.


Dolan, William
Papers, 1861-1864

Diary kept by William Dolan while serving on board USS San Jacinto.

1 volume


Gunther, Charles F.
Collection, 1775-1865

This collection, assembled by Charles F. Gunther, includes extensive correspondence of naval officers and officials, logs, and other documents relating to naval affairs from the era of the American Revolution through the Civil War.


Healy, Waldo
Papers, 1898-1899

Papers of Seaman Waldo Healy.

7 items


Henneberry, James E.
Papers, 1861-1864

A journal kept by Henneberry while on board USS Essex.

1 volume


Kimberly, Lewis A.
Papers, 1847-1891

Papers of Rear Admiral Lewis Ashfield Kimberly.

50 items


Laning, James
Papers, 1861-1891

175 items


Naval Order of the United States
Records, 1895-1929

8 folders


Sanford, Joseph P.
Papers, 1832-1869

Papers of Captain Joseph Sanford.

16 items


Stockton, Francis B.
Papers, 1832-1849

The Papers of Purser Francis B. Stockton include a diary, kept from 1832-1834.

5 volumes

Published: Thu Jun 26 12:23:48 EDT 2014