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Overview The Anderson papers consist of career papers, correspondence, subject files, writings, and other miscellaneous items related to the military career of Bern Anderson. The majority of the materials in this collection are from the career series and the correspondence series. These materials reflect many angles of his active United States Naval duty including: his personal letters during active duty, his materials regarding Operation Hollandia, his published and unpublished writings, diaries,...
Overview Captain William Milner Carpenter (1916-2006) was a World War II Pacific theater veteran with 26 years of active service in the United States Navy. After his retirement he spent 30 years working and consulting for SRI International. This collection include books, correspondence, photographs, and writings relating to both his naval and civilian careers.
Overview This collection contains manuscripts, books, articles, personal writings and items, and photographs primarily documenting Francis S. Low’s naval career. Low served in the Navy from 1915-1956, retiring at the rank of Admiral. He specialized in submarine warfare, playing an integral role in anti-U-boat tactics during World War II.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of single manuscripts items from past NWC presidents, faculty, and staff, as well as other other naval officers and military service members from Rhode Island and the surrounding area. These items include correspondence, journals, reports, certificates, commissions, scrapbooks, and other ephemera that relate to the history of the U.S. Naval War College, the history of navies in the Narragansett Bay region, and the history of naval warfare and strategy.
Overview This collection consists of papers detailing Captain Neil C. Porter’s (1913-2015) life and career in the U.S. Navy and at the Naval War College. It also includes the diary of Lieutenant Commander Charles H. Ritt (1890-1965), his father-in-law.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Content Description The personal papers of Raymond A. Spruance, was donated to the Naval War College by Mrs. Spruance in 1970, only a year after the admiral's death. The collection contains eleven boxes of manuscript materials, along with memorabilia, including uniform items, medals, and Japanese Samurai swords. The papers focus, in the main, on the admiral's distinguished naval career, aspects of his ambassadorial appoinbnent, and his retirement years.Series I, Correspondence, consists of letters...
Overview Administrative records; collected documents, chiefly copies, relating to the Battle of Leyte Gulf, 1944; and miscellaneous materials relating to Battle Evaluation Group Studies produced on battles of Savo Island, Midway, and Coral Sea.
- Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American X
- Naval War College (U.S.) 4
- United States. Navy 3
- Albion, Robert Greenhalgh, 1896-1983 1
- Anderson, Bern, 1900-1963 1
- Bates, Richard W., 1892-1973 1
- Carpenter, William Milner 1
- Churchill, Winston, 1874-1947 1
- Forrestel, Emmet Peter, 1898- 1
- Harvard University 1
- King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956 1
- Low family 1
- Low, Francis S. (Francis Stuart), 1894-1964 1
- Milner, Verna, fl. 1935 1
- Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976 1
- Naval Station Newport (R.I.) 1
- Pineau, Roger, 1916-1993 1
- Porter, Neil C. (Neil Claiborne), 1913-2015 1
- Ritt, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1890-1965 1
- Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
- Spruance, Raymond Ames, 1886-1969 1
- Swallow (Ship) 1
- USS Blue 1
- USS New York 1
- USS San Juan 1
- United States Military Academy Preparatory School 1
- United States Naval Academy 1
- United States Naval Academy. Class of Forty. 1
- United States. Navy. Atlantic Fleet. Battleship Force 1
- Vixen (Ship) 1 ∧ less