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Overview Correspondence, memoranda, lists, contracts, inventories, military and naval orders, and plans regarding the early administration and curriculum of the Naval War College, new building construction, and items relating to the establishment of a naval coaling station in Narraganset Bay. Also included are journals and letterpress copybooks kept by past NWC presidents Charles Stockton and French Chadwick.
Content Description This collection consists of: (1) Letters written to daughter, Helen, 1884-1896, (2) Research notes compiled, 1897-1914, (3) Copies of family photographs, (4) A diary and several items relating to Mahan's service in USS WACHUSETT, 1868-1869, and photocopies of Mahan letters to British naval historian Sir John Knox Laughton between 1893 and 1914. The copies were acquired from the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, England, in 1981.
Overview Convocation and graduation addresses, including speeches given at special events.
Scope and Contents Biographical sketches, career materials, publications and writings of NWC presidents.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Overview Official and semi-official correspondence regarding naval career and Naval War College, 1866–1908; Holograph reminiscences, 1866; Personal Diary, 1904; Journals of ship’s cruises in USS Thetis and USS Yorktown and USS Kentucky 1889–1902; Published Books; Miscellany, including newspaper clippings, photographs and certificates, 1886–1936; Diary of Mrs. Stockton, London, England 1903–1905.
- Names: Mahan, A. T. (Alfred Thayer), 1840-1914 X