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John Lord and John Covington naval papers

Title
John Lord and John Covington naval papers, 1820-1840.
Author
Lord, John.

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U.S. Navy Work books of Lord and CovingtonMixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 1805 U.S. Navy Work books of Lord and CovingtonSchwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
Drawings 1824-1827Mixed materialRequest in advance MssCol 1805 Drawings 1824-1827Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

Details

Additional Authors
Covington, John.
Description
.5 linear foot (1 box, 1 volume)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Watercolors (paintings)
  • Workbooks.
Access (note)
  • Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Call Number
MssCol 1805
OCLC
779409172
Author
Lord, John.
Title
John Lord and John Covington naval papers, 1820-1840.
Restricted Access
Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Summary
This collection consists of material from U. S. Navy gunners John Lord and John R. Covington. Contents include regulations for U.S.S. Constitution; ordinance specifications of rigging and equipment of ships; formulas and tables in gunnery; gunners stores; and clippings related to the Constitution, its bell, and Jackson figurehead. Watercolor drawings by Lord depict the native costumes and views of Mediterranean countries, and of United States midshipmen of 1778 and 1827. Correspondence and a warrant for Covington are also contained herein.
Added Author
Covington, John.
Research Call Number
MssCol 1805
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