21 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) World War, 1914-1918--Naval operations.

  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Thomas Watt Gregory papers, 1896-1933

    8,000 items ; 27 containers ; 11.3 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    United States attorney general, regent of the University of Texas, and lawyer. Chiefly legal material and correspondence from the period of Gregory's law practice in Washington, D.C. Correspondence also reflects Gregory's interest in the University of Texas, the Woodrow Wilson administration, and the presidential campaign of 1932.

  4. David Foote Sellers papers, 1860-1949

    6,500 items ; 20 containers ; 10 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer. Correspondence, journals, photos, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings relating to Sellers’s naval career.

  5. William Sowden Sims papers, 1856-1951

    43,000 items ; 153 containers plus 1 oversize ; 61.8 linear feet ; 45 microfilm reels. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, notes, reports, military orders, biographical material, clippings, and other papers primarily documenting Sims's naval career and his work relating to naval reforms.

  6. William Shepherd Benson papers, circa 1791-1952

    17,000 items ; 51 containers plus 6 oversize ; 26.3 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer and public official. Correspondence, memoranda, dispatches, speeches, reports, maps, naval appointments, family papers, photographs, and printed materials relating primarily to Benson’s naval career, including service as chief of naval operations during World War I.

  7. Hilary Pollard Jones papers, 1889-1937

    2,400 items ; 9 containers ; 3 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer. Correspondence, orders to duty, speeches, and other material relating primarily to his participation in conferences relating to the limitation of armaments, the Presidential Oil Commission, and the Naval Oil Reserve Commission.

  8. John Lansing Callan papers, 1907-1956

    4,000 items ; 14 containers plus 1 oversize ; 6 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Naval officer, aviator, and aviation executive. Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, orders to duty, subject files, awards, biographical file, speeches, articles, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating to Callan’s personal and business interests in aviation, service in World War I and World War II, and other public service activities.

  9. Edgar Stanton Maclay papers, 1782-circa 1918

    6 items ; 1 container ; 0.2 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author and historian. Chiefly essays on naval topics including sea power in World War I, women in the United States Navy, and early American naval history, including a reproduction of a 1782 print of the British dreadnought Mediator.

  10. Joseph Strauss papers, 1884-1949

    750 items ; 5 containers plus 1 oversize ; 2.5 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    United States naval officer and inventor. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, speeches, patents, logbooks, reports, orders for duty, notebooks, scrapbooks, and printed matter pertaining primarily to Strauss's naval career especially his command of mine operations against German U-boats during World War I, as commander in chief of the United States Asiatic Fleet, and as joint-receiver for the...