Category Archives: US Navy

Lang, Charles Henry

Charles H. Lang papers, 1941–1992. 1 box (1 linear foot). About Charles Henry Lang Charles Henry Lang (1922-1995) of Norristown, Pennsylvania, was an Aviation Mechanic’s Mate, 2nd Class in the U.S. Navy. Lang served in the Pacific during World War … Continue reading

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Gridley, Charles Vernon

Charles Gridley collection, 1860–1960s. 1 box (0.41 linear feet). Abstract Correspondence, commissions, photographs, newspapers, and newspaper clippings owned by the Gridley family, relating to Charles Gridley’s life, naval service, death, funeral, and memorialization. About Charles Vernon Gridley Charles Vernon Gridley … Continue reading

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Ingraham, Duncan N.

Duncan N. Ingraham oath of allegiance, undated. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About Duncan N. Ingraham Duncan N. Ingraham was a U.S. Naval officer. He was appointed Midshipman in 1812, Lieutenant in 1825, Commander in 1841, and Captain in 1855. … Continue reading

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Crenshaw, Edmund A.

Edmund A. Crenshaw papers, 1912–1956. 1 box (0.41 linear feet). About Edmund A. Crenshaw Capt. Edmund A. Crenshaw Jr. (1891-1975) was an officer in the U.S. Navy and later in the U.S. Naval Reserve. He entered the U.S. Naval Academy … Continue reading

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Hooe, George M.

George Hooe journal, 1832–1833. 1 volume (0.12 linear feet). About George M. Hooe George Mason Hooe was a U.S. Naval officer. He was appointed Midshipman in 1824, Passed Midshipman in 1830, and Lieutenant in 1833. Beginning in 1832, he served … Continue reading

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Adams, Henry A.

Henry A. Adams papers, 1849–1877. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About Henry A. Adams Henry A. Adams (b. 1849) was a U.S. Naval officer. He graduated from the Naval Academy in 1849, was commissioned as Lieutenant in 1856 and as … Continue reading

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Hull, Isaac

Letter to Thomas Chew from Isaac Hull, 1812. 1 volume (0.08 linear feet). About Isaac Hull Isaac Hull (1773-1843), was a Commodore in the United States Navy. He was commissioned a Lieutenant in the newly formed United States Navy in … Continue reading

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Bainbridge, William

William Bainbridge papers, 1803–1829. 2 folders (0.08 linear feet). About William Bainbridge William Bainbridge was a U.S. Naval officer. He was commissioned as Lieutenant in 1798, as Master Commandant in 1799, and as Captain in 1800. He served as commander … Continue reading

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McKean, William W.

William McKean papers, 1831–1870. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About William W. McKean William W. McKean was a Commodore in the U.S. Navy. He was the grandson of Thomas McKean, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. McKean joined the … Continue reading

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Hottenstein, David F.

David Hottenstein papers , 1947–1980. 1 box (0.25 linear feet). About the collection Papers of Captain David F. Hottenstein related to his service in the U.S. Navy, including orders, duty stations, leaves, training material, identification cards, commendations, and awards. The … Continue reading

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