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John W. Wadsworth letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSC-166
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, letters sent from USS Plymouth, in Norfolk, VA, Key West, Cuba, and Haiti, June 3–September 20, 1858, to his mother, brother and sister. He describes life aboard ship, personal details, a trip ashore in Sagua, Cuba, and breakfast with a port officer, visiting shops there, receipt of her letter in Havana, Cuba, his studying Spanish, lack of money, the Cuban señoritas, Negroes of Cuba, the ship’s route, visit to Port au Prince, Haiti, and the Negro population there, criticisms of his mess mates and sailors (their lack of manners, education and selfishness), port call in Vera Cruz, Mexico, to transport U.S. Minister, Mr. Forsyth, home, his unfavorable impressions of the city, voyage to Tampico to protect American property, his desire to be home and his dislike of life at sea.

Dates: 1858

Andrew F. Wait papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSC-201
Content Description

Correspondence, WWII personal letters sent to his wife Irene in Greenfield, MA, from USNCTC, Camp Endicott, Davisville, RI, the South Pacific and San Francisco, CA, 1942–1944. Letter received, 1936; Miscellany, card, poem, Camp Endicott newspaper, 1942; French Catholic Calendar, 1943 and French Newspaper, La France Australe, Noumea, New Caledonia, 1942. 1936–1944.

Dates: 1936 - 1944

Dallas Wait papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-065
Content Description

Official correspondence, 1926–1935; Naval War College course materials, 1922–1929; Signal Log Books from Atlantic Fleet, 1943–1945; Miscellany, including diplomas, commissions, certificates, photographs and diaries of Mrs. Wait, 1902–1929.

Dates: 1902 - 1945

Nellie Waite papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSC-154
Content Description

Copies of WAVE discharge and separation papers, 1946; Certificates and pass, 1945; Newspaper, NAVAIRSTA, Atlanta, 1944; Invitations and Menus, 1943–1945; Photographs of WAVE Regiment, Hunter College; Navy Prayer Book.

Dates: 1943 - 1946

George Walker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-188
Content Description

Correspondence, letters and memoranda sent regarding his assignment as holder, Charles H. Stockton Chair of International Law, 1992–1993; Biographical information; Drafts, notes and copies of papers on Maritime Neutrality; Integration and Disintegration in Europe, Federal Rules on Civil Procedure in Transnational Law, 1992–1993; Exit Reports, Fall and Spring trimester reports, 1992–1993.

Dates: undated

George J. Walsh papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSC-225
Content Description

Memorial Day, 2003, Speech and Newspaper clipping; CD-ROM VCR on WWII dive Bombers, Smart bombs and suicide planes. Unpublished articled entitled "Searching for The Truth about the Battle of Midway"; CD, "Dive Bombers, Smart Bombs and Suicide Aircraft, plus China Sea Sortie".

Dates: 2003

William K. Waters papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-251
Content Description

Correspondence, letters and cards, 1946-1968; Two scrapbooks of photographs of USS WASP (CV-18), self, family and North Africa and South Pacific Islands; Navy and Marine Corps Honorable Discharge, 1945, 1947, 1961; Certificates; Newsletters, and news clipping from USS Wasp, 1945, 1985; Postcards; Medals, Ribbons; USMC Ring and pins; License; ID; Address Book and dateline of USS WASP, 1942-1946; Membership cards; Miscellaneous Newspapers, 1986; Print of USS WASP and list of crew.

Dates: 1942 - 1986

Charles W. Weaver papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSC-123
Content Description

Operational Log kept for VADM Robert L. Ghormley describing the Guadalcanal operation, August 1–November 13, 1942; Copy of a letter from Ghormley indicating the value of the operational log, July 22, 1943; Copy of a letter from ADM Richmond K. Turner commenting on joint efforts to achieve victory in WWII and the importance of the Naval Reserve, January 6, 1947; Newspaper clippings, 1969, marking the twenty-fifth anniversary of the invasion of Saipan and marking Weaver’s retirement after a 42 year newspaper career in 1971; Speech on WWII and reminiscences of invasion of Saipan and WWII naval leaders.

Dates: 1942 - 1971

S. Gilbert Webber papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSC-169
Content Description

Letter sent to and received from his fiancée, Nannie P. Sturtevant of Boston, MA, February 15–November 24, 1862. Webber was a naval surgeon stationed at the Boston Navy Yard and on board USS Ohio during the Civil War. Letters discuss his patients and their ailments, Christianity, his urging his fiancée to become a Christian, the Civil War and slavery, Christian Prayer meetings, his spiritual life and progress.

Dates: 1862 Feb 15-Nov 24

Edward F. Welch papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-086
Content Description

Subjects files, including foreign and domestic trips taken, Strategic Studies Group, War Gaming, Soviet Affairs, 1978–1981, Naval War College Foundation, 1975–1977, Rochambeau Celebration, 1980, U.S. Commission on Peace and Conflict Resolution, 1980; Speeches; Remarks and Introductions, 1979–1982, Miscellany; Calendar and Guests Lists.

Dates: 1975 - 1982

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photographs 30
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American 18
letters (correspondence) 16
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Naval Station Newport (R.I.) 8
United States -- History, Naval -- 20th century 7
correspondence 7
reports 7
scrapbooks 7
Naval strategy 6
lectures 6
Midway, Battle of, 1942 5
Naval education 5
Navy-yards and naval stations -- Newport (R.I.) 5
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memorandums 5
Newport (R.I.) -- History 4
Spanish-American War, 1898 4
audiocassettes 4
ephemera 4
Admirals -- United States -- Correspondence 3
Admirals -- United States -- History -- 20th century 3
Ambassadors -- United States -- History 3
Fort Adams (Newport, R.I.) 3
Leyte Gulf, Battle of, Philippines, 1944 3
Military education 3
Naval education -- History 3
Naval strategy -- Congresses 3
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941 3
Prisoners of war -- United States -- Biography 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Area 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, Japanese 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States 3
biographical files 3
military commissions 3
oral histories (literary works) 3
reminiscenses 3
research notes 3
transcriptions (documents) 3
writings (documents) 3
Admirals -- United States -- Biography 2
Admirals' spouses 2
Coral Sea, Battle of the, 1942 2
Historians -- United States 2
International law 2
Jutland, Battle of, 1916 2
Military intelligence 2
Military planning 2
Narragansett Bay -- History 2
Navies -- Congresses 2
Operation Overlord 2
Sea-power -- Congresses 2
Submarines (Ships) 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Prisoners and prisons 2
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World War, 1939-1945 2
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conferences 2
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military records 2
minutes (administrative records) 2
orders (military records) 2
postcards 2
slides (photographs) 2
Admirals -- United States -- History 1
Air bases -- Rhode Island -- History 1
Amphibious warfare 1
Basic training (Military education) 1
Camp Endicott (Davisville, R.I.) 1
Charlestown (R.I. : Town) -- History 1
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 1
China -- Social life and customs -- 1912-1949 1
Command and control systems 1
Communications, Military 1
Cryptography 1
Deception (Military science) 1
Dogger Bank, Battle of the, 1915 1
Guadalcanal, Battle of, Solomon Islands, 1942-1943 1
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International relations 1
Japan -- History -- February Incident, 1936 (February 26) 1
Japan -- Politics and government -- 1912-1945 1
Lajes (Terceira Island, Azores) 1
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Naval War College (U.S.) 68
United States. Navy 13
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 6
Spruance, Raymond Ames, 1886-1969 6
United States Naval Torpedo Station (Newport, R.I.) 6
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LeBourgeois, Julien J. 5
Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966 5
Sims, William Sowden, 1858-1936 5
United States Naval Academy 5
Chadwick, French Ensor, 1844-1919 4
International Seapower Symposium 4
Mahan, A. T. (Alfred Thayer), 1840-1914 4
Naval War College (U.S.). Foundation 4
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 4
Sims family 4
Sims, Anne Hitchcock, 1875-1960 4
United States. Naval Reserve. Women's Reserve 4
Colbert, Richard G., 1915-1973 3
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 3
Hitchcock family 3
Luce, Stephen Bleecker, 1827-1917 3
Moore, Charles J. 3
Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976 3
Naval War College (U.S.). Naval Historical Collection 3
Pineau, Roger, 1916-1993 3
Sperry, Charles S. (Charles Stillman), 1847-1911 3
Stockdale, James B. 3
Barber, Charles F., 1917-2012 2
Bates, Richard W., 1892-1973 2
Brennan, Joseph Gerard, 1910-2004 2
Buell, Thomas B. 2
Burke, Arleigh A., 1901-1996 2
Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965 2
Conolly, Richard L. (Richard Lansing), 1892-1962 2
Eccles, Henry E. (Henry Effingham), 1898-1986 2
Forrestal, James, 1892-1949 2
Forrestel, Emmet Peter, 1898- 2
Goodrich, Caspar F. (Caspar Frederick), 1847-1925 2
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 2
Hattendorf, John B. 2
Hewitt, H. Kent (Henry Kent), 1887-1972 2
Hitchcock, Ethan Allen, 1835-1909 2
Hitchcock, Henry, 1829-1902 2
Hitchcock, Margaret Dwight, 1878-1926 2
Howland, Llewellyn, III 2
Kalbfus, Edward C. (Edward Clifford), 1877-1954 2
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 2
King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956 2
Knight, Austin Melvin, 1854-1927 2
Knox, Dudley Wright, 1877-1960 2
Kurth, Ronald J. 2
Laning, Harris, 1873-1941 2
Little, Brown and Company 2
McNamee, L. (Luke), 1871-1952 2
Merrell, John Porter, 1846-1916 2
Naval Command College (U.S.) 2
Naval War College (U.S.). Center for Naval Warfare Studies 2
Naval War College (U.S.). Joint Military Operations Department 2
Naval War College (U.S.). Library 2
Naval War College (U.S.). National Security Decision Making Department 2
Pratt, William Veazie, 1869-1957 2
Pringle, Joel Roberts Poinsett, 1873-1932 2
Robbins, Thomas H. (Thomas Hinckley), 1900-1972 2
Rodgers, William Ledyard, 1860-1944 2
Semmes, Benedict J. (Benedict Joseph), 1913- 2
Service, James E. (James Edward), 1931- 2
Shepley, Sarah Hitchcock, 1870-1957 2
Smith, Roy Campbell, 1858-1940 2
Snyder, Charles P. 2
Sowden family 2
Stark, Harold R. (Harold Raynsford), 1880-1972 2
Stockton, Charles H., 1845-1924 2
Strasser, Joseph C. 2
Taussig, Edward David, 1847-1921 2
Taylor, H. C. (Henry Clay), 1845-1904 2
Tracy, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1830-1915 2
Turner, Stansfield, 1923-2018 2
United States. Department of the Navy 2
United States. Joint Chiefs of Staff 2
United States. Navy. Atlantic Fleet. Battleship Force 2
Abromitis, William, 1925-1975 1
Ahlgren, Charles 1
Albion, Robert Greenhalgh, 1896-1983 1
Aldrich, Barbara Tanner 1
Aldrich, Nelson W. (Nelson Wilmarth), 1841-1915 1
Almgren, Neal, 1915-1984 1
Amberg, Richard H. 1
Anderson, Bern, 1900-1963 1
Anderson, Henry H. 1
Andrea Doria (Steamship) 1
Army and Navy Staff College (U.S.) 1
Atlanta (Protected cruiser) 1
Austin, Bernard L. (Bernard Lige), 1902-1979 1
Baruch, Bernard M. (Bernard Mannes), 1870-1965 1
Baruch, Bernard M., Jr., 1902-1992 1
Bauer, A. L. 1
Bauernschmidt, George W. (George William), 1899- 1
Beary, Donald B., 1888-1966 1
Belknap, George E. (George Eugene), 1832-1903 1
Belknap, Reginald Rowan, 1871-1959 1
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