The Library of Virginia
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Auditor of Public Accounts
These records related to the establishment and operation of the public ropewalk in Chesterfield County, Virginia, where it produced various types of cordage for state naval vessels.
The collection contains both the personal and official correspondence of James and Samuel Barron, U.S. naval officers, relating to the American squadron fighting the Tripolitan pirates, among other topics.
Confederate States of America, Navy Department, James River Squadron and Station
Letterbooks of the James River Squadron and Station.
Confederate States of America, Navy Department, Office of Provisions and Clothing
Letterbook of the Office of Provisions and Clothing.
Department of Military Affairs, Office of the Adjutant General, Navy Department of Virginia
The collection includes accounts, payrolls, requisitions, returns, and vouchers regarding the Provisional Navy of Virginia.
Forrest, Douglas F.
Journal and diary of an assistant paymaster of the Confederate States Navy assigned to CSS Rappahannock in Calais, France.
Revolutionary Government, Navy Board
The collection includes accounts; general correspondence; journals; ledgers; letter books; lists of officers, seamen, and marines; and minute books regarding the Virginia State Navy.