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Andrew H. Foote papers, 1822-1890

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BOX 1-3  REEL 1-2Correspondence, 1838-1863
Letters received and copies of letters sent with enclosures or attachments, and a few miscellaneous papers.
Arranged chronologically.
BOX REEL 11838, Apr. 18-1850, Oct. 19
BOX REEL 11850, Oct. 20-1856, Dec. 10
BOX REEL 21856, Dec. 12-1863, June 8
BOX 4-5  REEL 2-3Writings, 1854
Manuscript of Africa and the American Flag.
BOX 4-5  REEL 2-3Africa and the American Flag, 1854
BOX 6-11  REEL 3Letterbooks, 1839-1858
Copies of letters received and sent.
Arranged chronologically. Volume 6 is primarily a journal. Volume 8 is indexed.
BOX REEL 31839, Nov. 5-1842, Jan. 1 (mainly a journal)
BOX REEL 31842, Nov. 30-1846, Oct. 20
BOX REEL 31849, Oct. 12-1852, May 9 (indexed)
BOX REEL 31850, Jan. 7-Nov. 29
BOX 10  REEL 31850, Oct. 20-1851, Dec. 26
BOX 11  REEL 31856, Feb. 16-1858, July 24
BOX 12-23  REEL 3-5Ships' Papers, 1835-1860
Journals, logbooks, watch and quarter station books, a book of rules, and a table of weather observations.
Arranged by name of ship or type of material.
BOX 12  REEL 3Watch and quarter station books
Delaware (ship-of-the-line), 1835
BOX 13  REEL 4Cumberland (frigate), 1843-1845
BOX 14  REEL 4Perry (brig)
Private journal, including drafts of papers from voyage of the Portsmouth (sloop-of-war), 1856
BOX 15  REEL 4Journal and logbooks
1849, Nov. 17-1850, Nov. 7
BOX 16  REEL 41850, Nov. 8-1851, Sept. 14
BOX 17  REEL 41851, Sept. 15-Dec. 23
BOX 18  REEL 4Portsmouth (sloop-of-war)
Orders and watch station book, 1856
BOX 19  REEL 4Journal and logbook, 1856, Apr. 22-1858, June 17
BOX 20  REEL 5Abstract log, 1856, May 4-1858, June 13
BOX 21  REEL 5Rules on board John Adams (frigate), Thomas W. Wyman, commander, 1837
BOX 22  REEL 5Journal of Madison Rush, Columbus (ship-of-the-line), 1845-1847
BOX 23  REEL 5Observations of wind and weather, Vandalia (frigate), 1857-1860
BOX 24-25  REEL 5Miscellany, 1822-1890
A ledger and an autograph album.
Arranged by type of material.
BOX 24  REEL 5Ledger, 1822-1828
BOX 25  REEL 5Autograph album of Augustus Foote, 1863-1890
BOX OV 1 not filmedOversize, 1862
Foote's commission as chief of the U.N. Navy Bureau of Equipment and Recruiting.
BOX OV 1 not filmedCommission signed by Abraham Lincoln and Gideon Welles appointing Foote chief of the U.S. Navy Bureau of Equipment and Recruiting, 1862

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