179 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) United States. Navy.

  1. Charles Edmund Worth collection, 1917-1919 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    graphic images: 26 photographs : black and white ; various sizes.. manuscripts: 24 items.. 50 letters. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Charles Edmund Worth collection includes clippings, correspondence, military papers, photographs, and creative works relating to Charles Edmund Worth’s service in the United States Navy in Brazil, and the United States during World War I. The bulk of the collection consists of letters written by Worth to his mother during his year stationed in Brazil, as well as personal essays on his...

  2. Edward S. Crocker II and Lispenard Seabury Crocker papers, 1892-2003

    3,800 items ; 12 containers plus 2 oversize ; 5 linear feet ; 9 digital files (2.8 GB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Foreign service officer and his wife. Correspondence, films, photographs, memoranda from Tokyo Embassy prior to bombing of Pearl Harbor, and other papers related to postings, 1924-1941, in El Salvador, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Poland, and Sweden, and family matters in New England and New York.

  3. Edward Ellsberg papers, 1891-2008

    10,000 items ; 43 containers ; 17.2 linear feet ; 123 digital files (3.1875 MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    United States Navy officer and author. Notebooks, correspondence, memoranda, lectures, articles, book drafts, short stories, play drafts, radio scripts, patents, military files, newspaper clippings, digital files, and other material relating to Ellsberg's service as an engineer and naval salvage expert. Also included are drafts and research files relating to John Doughty Alden's book entitled...

  4. John Loyall Saunders papers, 1844-1857

    350 items ; 3 containers ; .6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer. Correspondence, orders, and other papers covering primarily the period of Saunders's command of the USS St. Mary's, 1844-1847 and relating to the Mexican War.

  5. Charles Goodwin Ridgely papers, 1813-1826

    300 items ; 1 container ; .4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer. Correspondence, letterbook, and journal relating chiefly to Ridgely's naval career, especially his commands of the USS Erie (Sloop of war) during the War of 1812 and of the USS Constellation (Frigate) in the U.S. Navy Pacific Squadron. Subjects include the Latin American policy of the U.S. Navy, the wars of independence in Chile and Peru, and Ridgely's attitude toward Spain and...

  6. Benjamin F. Tracy papers, 1870-1917

    13,000 items ; 40 containers ; 16 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    U.S. secretary of the navy, lawyer, and soldier. Correspondence, telegrams, speeches, subject files, and newspaper clippings relating primarily to Tracy’s service as secretary of the navy in the administration of Benjamin Harrison.

  7. John Calvin Leonard papers, 1882-1920

    300 items ; 1 container ; .4 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer. Chiefly diaries relating to Leonard's naval career and role of the U.S. Navy in the Spanish-American War and in World War I.

  8. James R. Schlesinger papers, 1863-1980

    27,000 items ; 68 containers plus 32 classified, 2 oversize, and 1 artifact ; 39.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Economist, U.S. secretary of defense, and U.S. secretary of energy. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, notebooks, subject files, appointment books, telephone logs, photographs, printed matter, and other papers chiefly concerning Schlesinger's service as secretary of defense and secretary of energy.

  9. William H. Moody papers, 1879-1916

    3,000 items ; 17 containers ; 3.5 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    U.S. Supreme Court justice, attorney general, secretary of the navy, and representative from Massachusetts. Correspondence and related material mainly from Moody’s service as secretary of the navy and attorney general in the administration of Theodore Roosevelt.

  10. John Wills Greenslade correspondence transcripts, 1900-2010

    7,000 items ; 9 containers ; 3.6 linear feet ; 420 digital files (16.85 MB). -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer. Transcripts of correspondence, biographical material, and digital files relating to Greenslade's career in the United States Navy.