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Francis W. Rockwell Papers, 1910-1980 (bulk 1910-1966)

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Francis W. Rockwell Papers, 1910-1980 (bulk 1910-1966): Finding Aid

United States Naval Academy. Special Collections & Archives.
589 McNair Road
Annapolis, Maryland 21402-5029, USA
Phone: 410-293-6922
http://usna.edu/Library/sca/

Published in March 2011



Summary Information

Location: Special Collections & Archives Department - Manuscripts
Creator: Rockwell, Francis W., 1886-1979
Title: Francis W. Rockwell Papers
Dates: 1910-1980
Bulk Dates: 1910-1966
Size: 6.75 linear feet
Abstract: Francis W. Rockwell was an officer in the U.S. Navy and a member of the United States Naval Academy Class of 1908. The Rockwell Papers are primarily the product of Rockwell's career as an officer in the United States Navy (1910-1948). The papers touch upon all of Rockwell's tours of duty, with an emphasis on his role in amphibious warfare, including the Aleutian Islands Campaign and amphibious training, and his command of the Sixteenth Naval District in the Philippines.
Call number: MS 419
Language(s) of material: English

Provenance and Acquisition

Gifts of Rockwell Lowe in October 2009 and Jet (John) Lowe in August 2012. Accession Nos. 12-11 and 12-12.

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