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Louis M. Goldsborough papers,

Title
Louis M. Goldsborough papers, 1821-1873.
Author
Goldsborough, Louis Malesherbes, 1805-1877.
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Additional Authors
  • Bailey, Theodorus, 1805-1877.
  • Braine, Daniel Lawrence.
  • Case, A. Ludlow.
  • Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873.
  • Drayton, Percival, 1812-1865.
  • Engle, Frederick.
  • Forbes, R. B. (Robert Bennet), 1804-1889.
  • Fox, Gustavus Vasa, 1821-1883.
  • Goldsborough, Elizabeth Gamble Wirt.
  • Harrell, Abram Davis.
  • Harvey, James E.
  • Hopkins, William E.
  • Jeffers, William N. (William Nicholson), 1824-1883.
  • Jenkins, Thornton A. (Thornton Alexander), 1811-1893.
  • Murray, Alexander.
  • Porter, David D. (David Dixon), 1813-1891.
  • Sands, J. R., (Joshua Ratoon), 1795-1883.
  • Selfridge, T. O. (Thomas Oliver), 1836-1924.
  • Stembel, Roger Nelson, 1810-1900.
  • Upshur, John H. (John Henry), 1823-1917.
  • Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878.
Description
  • 1 linear foot (4 boxes).
  • 2 microfilm reels.
Subject
  • Augusta (Ship)
  • Canandaigua (Ship)
  • Congress (Ship)
  • Frolic (Ship)
  • Goldsborough, Louis Malesherbes, 1805-1877
  • Kearsarge (Screw sloop-of-war)
  • Shamrock (Ship)
  • Swatara (Ship)
  • Ticonderoga (Schooner)
  • USS Colorado (Ship)
  • United States > History, Naval
  • United States > Naval operations. > Civil War, 1861-1865
  • United States. European Squadron
  • United States. Navy > Officers
  • Warships > United States
  • Werth family
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Additional Formats (note)
  • Entire collection available on microfilm;
Source (note)
  • John Clark Company; Henkel's
Biography (note)
  • Louis Malesherbes Goldsborough (1805-1877), U.S. naval officer, was Superintendent of the United States Naval Academy.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloged
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 1169
Author
Goldsborough, Louis Malesherbes, 1805-1877.
Title
Louis M. Goldsborough papers, 1821-1873.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of general incoming correspondence, 1821-1873, and official reports and letters received while Goldsborough commanded the USS Congress during the Civil War, and while commanding the European Squadron, 1866-1867. Also, correspondence concerning the American ships Congress, Frolic, Kearsarge, Canandaigua, Augusta, Colorado, Shamrock, Swatara, and Ticonderoga; and personal and family correspondence of his wife, Elizabeth Gamble Wirt, 1830-1873.
Additional Formats
Entire collection available on microfilm; New York Public Library.
Biography
Louis Malesherbes Goldsborough (1805-1877), U.S. naval officer, was Superintendent of the United States Naval Academy.
Finding Aids
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Added Author
Bailey, Theodorus, 1805-1877.
Braine, Daniel Lawrence.
Case, A. Ludlow.
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873.
Drayton, Percival, 1812-1865.
Engle, Frederick.
Forbes, R. B. (Robert Bennet), 1804-1889.
Fox, Gustavus Vasa, 1821-1883.
Goldsborough, Elizabeth Gamble Wirt.
Harrell, Abram Davis.
Harvey, James E.
Hopkins, William E.
Jeffers, William N. (William Nicholson), 1824-1883.
Jenkins, Thornton A. (Thornton Alexander), 1811-1893.
Murray, Alexander.
Porter, David D. (David Dixon), 1813-1891.
Sands, J. R., (Joshua Ratoon), 1795-1883.
Selfridge, T. O. (Thomas Oliver), 1836-1924.
Stembel, Roger Nelson, 1810-1900.
Upshur, John H. (John Henry), 1823-1917.
Welles, Gideon, 1802-1878.
LCCN
ms 72001033
Research Call Number
MssCol 1169
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