Category Archives: Spanish-American War

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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Glover family

Glover family papers, 1895–1899. 1 box (0.2 linear feet). About the Glover family Harry Byron Glover served as a sailor and printer aboard USFS Olympia. HIs brother, WIlliam F. Glover, held the same position of ship’s printer before him. About … Continue reading

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Stickney family

Stickney family papers, 1825–1992. 9 boxes, multiple volumes, plus 2 oversize folder (3.5 linear feet). Abstract Materials related to Stickney’s news coverage of the Battle of Manila Bay in 1898 and the 2nd Boer War in South Africa in 1899. … Continue reading

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McCalla, Bowman Hendry, 1844-1910

B.H. McCalla papers, 1897–1903. 1 box (0.41 linear feet). About Bowman Hendry McCalla Bowman Hendry McCalla (1844-1910) was born in Camden, New Jersey. McCalla was appointed a midshipman in 1861. In 1885, he led an expeditionary force of 750 seamen … Continue reading

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Warner, Fulmer

Fulmer Warner papers, 1898–1981. 2 boxes, plus 1 oversize folder (0.83 linear feet). About Fulmer Warner Fulmer Warner (1878-1972) was a Private in the United States Marine Corps (enlisted in 1897) who saw action in the Philippine Insurrection and in … Continue reading

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