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Decatur, Stephen 1779-1820

Overview
Works: 255 works in 470 publications in 1 language and 8,393 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Claims  Naval history  Pictorial works  Poetry  Sources  Genealogy 
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Roles: Author
Classifications: E312.29, 923.173
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Most widely held works about Stephen Decatur
 
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Most widely held works by Stephen Decatur
Private affairs of George Washington, from the records and accounts of Tobias Lear, Esquire, his secretary by Stephen Decatur( Book )

13 editions published between 1833 and 1969 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1815 in English and held by 82 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( Book )

17 editions published between 1820 and 2010 in English and held by 50 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

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

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

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
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( Book )

2 editions published in 1834 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Letter] by Stephen Decatur( Book )

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

Oliver Hazard Perry papers by William L. Clements Library( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Oliver Hazard Perry papers contain Perry's naval and personal letters, as well as material related to members of the Perry family. The collection documents Perry's activities during the War of 1812, including his victory at Lake Erie and the ensuing controversy surrounding the conflict; his service in the Mediterranean; his final mission to Venezuela; and the reaction to his death. Also documented are Perry's father, Captain Christopher Raymond Perry (1761-1818); his brother, Commander Mathew Calbraith Perry (1794-1858); his wife, Elizabeth C. Mason Perry (1791-1858); and various other relatives
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
Private affairs of George Washington : from the records and accounts of Tobias Lear, ... by Stephen Decatur, jr by Stephen Decatur( Book )

1 edition published in 1933 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

Of special interest are a series of letters from Richard Cutts to his father Thomas Cutts describing the Embargo, the War of 1812, and the peace negotiations
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

The Walker-Baylor and allied families by Vera Walker Morel( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Stephen Decatur Amerikaans officier (1779-1820)

Stephen Decatur junior Offizier der United States Navy

Stephen Decatur mlajši

Декейтер, Стивен

استفان دکاتور افسر آمریکایی

스티븐 디케이터 미국의 군인

スティーヴン・ディケーター

史提芬·第開特

斯蒂芬·迪凯特

Languages
English (187)

Covers
Our country, right or wrong : the life of Stephen Decatur, the U.S. Navy's most illustrious commanderStephen Decatur : American naval hero, 1779-1820The 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 navyStephen Decatur : a life most bold and daring