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The Fondren Library


The Fondren Library 
Woodson Research Center MS 215
Rice University 
P.O. Box 1892
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77251-1892


Berkeley, George C.
Papers, 1808-1813

Correspondence and naval orders.

3 feet


Gibbons, J. H.
Papers, 1879-1881

Journal and logbook of USS Adams from San Francisco around Central and South America.

1 volume


Gibbons, J. H.
Papers, 1882

Journal and log of a trip by USS Jamestown from San Francisco to Newport, Rhode Island.

1 volume


Maclay, Edgar S.
Papers, 1894-1895

Letters to Admiral Stevens.

1 inch


Markland, John D.
Papers, 1803-1895

Diary and sketches of John Duff Markland.

1 volume


Marshall, John W. P.
Papers, 1802-1908

Correspondence describing Marshall's career, promotions, and battles, including his service during the Napoleonic Wars on board HMS Aboukir in the Gulf of Riga and HMS Shamrock at the siege of Glückstadt, Germany, and during the War of 1812 on board HMS Java, where he was taken prisoner after its defeat by the American frigate Constitution near San Salvador, El Salvador; together with several clippings (1892-1908) concerning the Marshall estate. Correspondents include Sir Arthur Farquhar, writing from HMS Desiree.

1 volume


Southerland, William H.
Papers, 1874-1875

Logbook kept by William H.H. Southerland, U.S. naval officer on board USS Tuscarora, on a cruise to Japan and participation in a Japanese coastal survey. Other places visited include San Francisco, California, Hawaii, and Samoa.

1 volume

Published: Thu Jun 26 12:04:10 EDT 2014