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Decatur, Stephen 1779-1820

Overview
Works: 264 works in 500 publications in 1 language and 8,549 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Claims  Resolutions (Law)  Naval history  Pictorial works  Rules  Poetry  Prints  Sources 
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Roles: Author
Classifications: E312.29, B
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Most widely held works about Stephen Decatur
 
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Private affairs of George Washington, from the records and accounts of Tobias Lear, Esquire, his secretary by Stephen Decatur( Book )

12 editions published between 1833 and 1969 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, between the late Commodore Stephen Decatur and Commodore James Barron, which led to the unfortunate meeting of the twenty-second of March by Stephen Decatur( )

17 editions published between 1820 and 2015 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter from the Secretary of the Navy, to the Committee on Naval Affairs by James Biddle( Book )

7 editions published between 1815 and 1976 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents relative to the claim of Mrs. Decatur with her earnest request that the gentlemen of Congress will take the trouble to read them by Susan Wheeler Decatur( )

2 editions published in 1834 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter from the secretary of the Navy, to the Committee on Naval Affairs by James Biddle( )

1 edition published in 1815 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romantic Decatur by Charles Lee Lewis( Book )

3 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, between the late Com. Stephen Decatur, and Com. James Barron, which led to the fatal meeting of the 22d of March, 1820 by Stephen Decatur( Book )

2 editions published in 1820 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Decatur collection( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters, poems, certificates, prints, engravings, newspaper clippings, and other papers, relating to U.S. naval officer Stephen Decatur, the Decatur family, and U.S. naval history. Subject area highlights: Stephen Decatur's capture by the British in 1815, the Pasha Bey of Tunis and Decatrur's diplomatic efforts in the Mediterranean, Decatur's acceptance to the Rhode Island Masons, the relationship between Decatur and James Barron, and communication between A.I. Decatur and Andrew Jackson
John W. Taylor correspondence and papers by John W Taylor( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Company; deeds, mortgages, and other land papers, including two deeds in the name of his father-in-law, James Hodge; petitions; memoranda; several diplomas from Union College; circulars; receipts; records of the findings of an inquest held in 1812; minutes, and lists. The miscellaneous papers also contain a few letters, including an unsigned statement requesting a pension for service during the Revolutionary War with the militia in Hackensack (N.J.). There are also large numbers of invitations and visiting cards and a list of visits received, 1826-1827. The visiting cards are bundled, and some bundles are dated. An undated broadside entitled The People's Nomination describes a meeting held at Ballston Spa at which Taylor was nominated for Congress. There is also a ribbon badge worn at the opening of the Erie Canal in 1825
The life and character of S. Decatur: late Commodore and Post-Captain in the Navy of the United States, etc. Second edition, revised, with important additions, etc by S. Putnam Waldo( Book )

1 edition published in 1822 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Lawrence collection by James Lawrence( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters, naval appointments, resolutions, and assorted documents, 1758-1856, collected by Eugene H. Pool and pertaining to the life, death, and naval career of Captain James Lawrence
[Letter] by Stephen Decatur( Book )

1 edition published in 1815 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Stephen Decatur collection( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Order to the wardens of Christ Church to ring the bells in honor of Decatur's victory, as captain of the frigate "United States," over the British frigate "Macedonian." Signed by Mayor of Philadelphia John Barker. Letter from Peter Bentrell to Stephen Decatur, dated New York, March 12, 1819, regarding stationery bought by Benjamin Homans, Chief Clerk of the Navy Department
Correspondence between the late commodore Stephen Decatur and commodore James Barron, which led to the unfortunate meeting of the 22d of March by Stephen Decatur( Book )

1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of the Key, Cutts, and Turner families( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondents include Stephen Decatur, John Young Mason, and Richard Rush
 
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A rage for glory : the life of Commodore Stephen Decatur, USNThe life and character of Stephen Decatur; late commodore and post-captain in the navy of the United States, and navy-commissioner: interspersed with brief notices of the origin, progress, and achievements of the American navyOur country, right or wrong : the life of Stephen Decatur, the U.S. Navy's most illustrious commanderStephen Decatur : a life most bold and daring
Alternative Names
Stephen Decatur Amerikaans officier (1779-1820)

Stephen Decatur junior Offizier der United States Navy

Stephen Decatur mlajši

Stephen Decatur ofițer american

Декейтер, Стивен

Декейтер, Стивен американский офицер

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English (203)