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United States Auditor for Navy Department

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Works: 30 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 398 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Archives 
Classifications: AC1,
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Report of the Secretary of the Navy, containing an estimate of the expences of the Marine Corps, for the year 1801 by United States ( Book )
5 editions published in 1802 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Revised rules in regard to the transaction of business at the office of the fourth auditor of the Treasury by United States ( )
2 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Revised rules in regard to transaction of business at Office of Fourth Auditor of Treasury ( Book )
1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Digest of naval appropriations for fiscal year by United States ( )
in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Digest of naval appropriations by United States ( )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annual report of the Auditor for the Navy Department for fiscal year ended by United States ( )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annual report by United States ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annual report of the Auditor for the Navy Department for fiscal year ended by United States ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Regulations for the payment of prize money by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
John Read papers by John Read ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The bulk of this collection centers around the life of Civil War veteran and statesman John Read. Some materials concern the extended Read family, especially Read's son, William Read (b.1872) who attended Harvard College's Lawrence Scientific School. The collection includes: personal and family correspondence and letters to naval Paymaster Read from the Auditor for the US Navy; Read's Civil War diaries (some are copies only); autograph compositions (mostly speeches and poems) by Read; visual materials including photographs, cartes-de-visite, and drawings; Civil War artifacts (caps, mess kit); medals; Read's Bibles; printed biographical materials by and about Read; genealogical materials on the Read family; and scrapbooks relating to Harvard College (covering the years 1856-1897) and to the political career of JR in Cambridge and Massachusetts. Also includes 2 drawings by Civil War artist Charles Wellington Reed
Regulations for the payment of prize money under the Act of Congress approved March 3, 1863 by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Charles Raymond Sheaff papers by Charles Raymond Sheaff ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence (11 letters, 32 p.) from two Civil War soldiers, Peter Sheaff and John Fox, written from various field locations in Tenn., Miss., La., and a military hospital in Gallatin, Tenn. Peter Sheaff (10 letters. 28 p.) describes his involvement in military actions such the Battle of Shiloh (also known as the Battle of Pittsburg Landing), the Siege of Vicksburg, the capture of Fort Henry, battles of Davis Bridge on the Hattie River, Port Gibson, and Black River Bridge, among others. One letter written on pictorial lettersheet with color illustration of a general on horseback reviewing Union troops holding American flags. The illustration is titled "The War for the Union" with a caption "Stand by me, and I'll stand by you. Gen. McClellan." John Fox writes his letter (1 letter, 4 p.) containing 3 letters in sequence addressed separately to his wife and children from Hospital #3 in Gallatin, Tenn. after he was admitted by the Surgeon. Includes typescript transcriptions of all correspondence and manuscript summaries of key events contained in diary entries. Also includes annotated modern maps of Civil War battlefield sites corresponding to the locations specified in the letters. Also includes genealogical information on Peter Sheaff and Kate Fox Sheaff
Register of officers and employees by United States ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Contains notes giving political and other reasons for removal or retention of employees by the United States Treasury's Naval Office, located in Boston, Massachusetts and dated 1861 to 1866. 264 pages
 
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