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Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The personal papers of Rear Admiral Richard W. Bates (1892-1973) cover the years 1915-1973. He was a commanding officer on many ships in the Navy. His collection consists of correspondence, subject files, writings, speeches, and miscellaneous items. The papers are arranged in four series based on an established file system. They mainly encompass Bates career as a Naval Officer, family, and social life in Newport, as well as other aspects of his career including published and unpublished...
Overview This collection consists of research materials collected by Thomas B. Buell, author and retired naval officer, for his biography of Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King entitled, Master of sea power and by Walter M. Whitehill, author and historian, for his biography on King, A Naval record.
Dates: 1880-1986 and undated; Majority of material found within 1942-1950; Majority of material found within 1974-1979
Content Description Research materials relating to the life and career of ADM Raymond A. Spruance, USN, including copies of the letters of ADM Spruance to Mrs. Spruance 1942–45; Copies of correspondence between ADM Spruance and Arthur Sproul 1951–65; Copies of correspondence between ADM Spruance and Emmel Forrestel 1961–68; Copies of correspondence between ADM Spruance and E.B. Potter, 1959–65; Correspondence of CDR Thomas B. Buell regarding Spruance, 1970–73; Copies of the Fitness Reports of ADM Spruance,...
Dates: 1866-2002 and undated; Majority of material found within 1971-1974
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.
Dates: 1934-2005; Majority of material found within 1934-1964
Overview The Colbert papers are comprised of Correspondence, Subject Files, Speeches, Miscellany, Classified Official Correspondence, and Classified Subject Files related to the military career of Richard G. Colbert. A majority of the collection were from Personal correspondence dated 1954-1973. These materials reflect his career in the United States Navy and his personal life surrounding his career. Restricted and classified items are included and access is permitted only to those with appropriate...
Dates: 1932-1973; Majority of material found within ( 1954-1973)
Overview Vice Admiral John Livingstone McCrea (1891-1990) served in the Navy from 1915 until his retirement in 1953. These papers include correspondence and photographs relating to his professional career and personal interests.
Dates: 1918, 1942-1953
Collection — Multiple Containers
Content Description The Naval War College Naval Historical Collection houses a small but interesting segment of Hewitt materials. The collection focuses mainly on the illustrious wartime career of Admiral Hewitt, although there are materials from both earlier and later time periods. The materials are contained in fourteen boxes and a folio file drawer. The collection measures thirteen linear feet and is divided into four series: correspondence, writings, miscellany, and photographs.Series...
Dates: 1903 - 1957
Overview This collection consists of letters, photographs, invitations, a wedding gift registry, and other papers relating to the Sims family, particularly Admiral William S. Sims and his wife, Anne Hitchcock Sims. The papers detail the Sims family’s personal life and relationship as well as Admiral Sims’s career in the Navy.
Dates: 1844-1954; Majority of material found within 1905-1920
Overview The International Seapower Symposium (ISS) is a biennial meeting held at the U.S. Naval War College (NWC), hosted by the Chief of Naval Operations and the President, U.S. Naval War College. This record group consists of correspondence, reports, publications, photographs, audio cassettes, digital media (floppy disks and compact discs, etc), and digital files documenting the organization and proceedings of each symposium.