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BOX II:4-7 Part II: Miscellany, 1740-1935
Accounts for ships, biographical material, clippings, financial records, legal documents, nautical material, and reports.
Arranged alphabetically by subject or type of material.
BOX II:4 Account of blocks belonging to Constitution (frigate), 1806
Accounts of expenditures, Constitution (frigate), 1806
BOX II:5 Accounts of expenditures and stores, 1805
(4 folders)
Accounts and return of expenditures, 1806
Accounts of stores and supplies, 1806-1827
(3 folders)
American vessels in Cuba, 1827, undated
Biographical material, John Rodgers (1773-1838), 1841, undated
Blocks for a seventy-four gun ship, undated
Boatswain's weekly returns and monthly abstract of expenditures, North Carolina (ship-of-the-line), 1825
(2 folders)
Captain's book, account of stores, undated
Capture of British ships Lion (bark) and Falcon (schooner), 1803, 1824
Carpenter's weekly expenditures, 1811
BOX II:6 Chain pump, David Westerfield, 1818
Chauncey, Wolcott, certificate, 1808
Clippings, 1834-1935 See also Oversize
Court of Enquiry
Bainbridge, William, 1805
Blake, Joshua, 1805
Courts-martial
Blake, Joshua, 1805
Cheshire, J. B., 1805
Leggett, William, 1824-1825
(5 folders)
Mason, John, 1805
Neice, John, and John Read, 1811
Owen, Robert, and Joseph Randall, 1827
Reid, William, 1805
Vanschaik, S., 1806
Miscellany, 1805
Deed, Robert Amos and Elizabeth Rodgers, 1802
Diet tables for naval hospitals, undated
Dimensions of masts and yards, President (frigate), undated
Directions for using night signals, 1809
Financial records
Miscellany, 1806-1847, undated
(1 folder)
BOX II:7 (3 folders)
North Carolina (ship-of-the-line), 1825
General orders concerning death of Thomas Jefferson, 1826
Instruction book, undated
Instructions to Samuel Barron in the Mediterranean, 1804
Journal notes of Minerva D. Rodgers (1784-1877), 1870
Land grant, Alexander Macomb, 1787 See Oversize
Lists of officers, men, and vessels, 1812-1814, undated
(2 folders)
Muster rolls, 1807-1809
“On the Expediency of a Naval Academy,” essay, undated
Passport, Nannie R. Macomb (1864-1952), 1890 See Oversize
Petition of Hannah Duncan, 1806
Photograph of memorial resolution of the Light House Board, 8 May 1882, on death of John Rodgers (1812-1882) See Oversize
Purchase of land, 1794, 1828
Purser's accounts, 1825-1827
(4 folders)
Reorganization of navy department, undated
Returns of officers, 1808
Roosevelt, Cornelius M., 1810
Rules and regulations for officers, undated
Ship reports, 1825-1826
Specifications and stores, 1805, 1814, undated
Treaty between France and the Ottoman Porte, translation, 1740
Treaty between Georgia and the Creek Indians, copy, 1785
BOX II:OV 1 Part II: Oversize, 1787-1935
Clippings, land grant, a passport, and a photograph.
Arranged and described according to the series, containers, and folders from which the items were removed.
BOX II:OV 1 Miscellany
Clippings, 1859-1935 (Container II:6)
Land grant to Alexander Macomb, 1787 (Container II:7)
Passport, Ann Minerva ("Nannie") Rodgers Macomb (1824-1916), 1890 (Container II:7)
Photograph of memorial resolution of the Light House Board, 1882, May 8, on death of John Rodgers (1812-1882) (Container II:7)
BOX III:1-32 Part III: Correspondence and Returns of Stores, 1775-1851
Two sets of bound volumes of correspondence received by Commodore John Rodgers, ledgers of returns of stores and accounts kept for ships under his command, and muster rolls .
Arranged alphabetically within sets by type of material and chronologically thereunder.
BOX III:1 Set A
Correspondence received
1791, Mar. 30-1814, Dec. 16
BOX III:2 1814, Dec. 17-1819, Mar. 5
BOX III:3 1819, Mar. 6-1822, Dec. 28
BOX III:4 1822, Dec. 30-1824, Oct. 9
BOX III:5 1824, Oct. 11-1825, Sept.1
BOX III:6 1825, Sept. 2-1826, Mar. 27
BOX III:7 1826, Mar. 29- Oct. 4
BOX III:8 1826, Oct. 5-1827, Apr. 14
BOX III:9 1827, Apr. 16-1829, July 24
BOX III:10 1829, July 25-1851, July 26
BOX III:11 Undated
BOX III:12 Returns of stores expended
1824, Apr. 30-1825, Oct. 29
BOX III:13 1825, Oct. 30-1826, May 10
BOX III:14 1826, May 12-Nov. 18
BOX III:15 1826, Nov. 25-1836, June 22
BOX III:16 Set B
Correspondence received
1775, Feb. 14-1805, May 12
BOX III:17 1805, May 15-Oct. 28
BOX III:18 1805, Oct. 30-1807, Aug. 4
BOX III:19 1807, Aug. 5-1809, Apr.18
BOX III:20 1809, Apr. 19-1811, Apr. 1
BOX III:21 1811, Apr. 2-1812, Nov. 11
BOX III:22 1812, Nov. 16-1814, June 16
BOX III:23 1814, June 19-1815, Jan. 27
BOX III:24 1815, Jan. 31-1823, Jan. 6
BOX III:25 1823, Jan. 10-1824, July 5
BOX III:26 1824, July 6-1825, May 4
BOX III:27 1825, May 5-Oct. 10
BOX III:28 1825, Oct. 11-1826, Feb. 4
BOX III:29 1826, Feb.6-July 26
BOX III:30 1826, July 27-1827, Jan. 3
BOX III:31 1827, Jan. 4-1842, July 2, undated
BOX III:32 Undated correspondence with returns of stores expended and muster rolls, 1823-1827
BOX III:33-39 Part III: Miscellany, 1804-1958
Letterbooks, order books, logbooks, journals, and signal books.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material and chronologically thereunder.
BOX III:33 Account book, Constitution (frigate), 1804, Nov. 26-1806, May 27
Copy of letter of Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, to John Rodgers (1773-1838), 1826
Journals
Concord (sloop-of-war), Matthew Calbraith Perry commanding, 1831, Sept. 13-1832, Dec. 6
Constitution (frigate), 1809, July 20-Nov. 12, and President (frigate), 1810, June 17-1811, Apr. 27
North Carolina (ship-of-the-line)
1825, Sept. 19-1826, Aug. 31
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