Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1785-1819; Lake Erie, Battle of, 1813; Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841; United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Naval operations
Handwritten letter from Oliver Hazard Perry to Major General William Henry Harrison regarding preparations for the Battle of Lake Erie, including the number of Harrison's men to be taken aboard Perry's ships.
Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1785-1819; Flying Fish (Brig); United States. Navy -- History -- War with France, 1798-1800
Handwritten letter from Oliver Hazard Perry to his mother, Sarah, regarding the capture of the brig FLYING FISH. The letter was written off Cape Francois aboard the frigate GENERAL GREENE. This frigate was built at Warren, Rhode Island under the...
New York Jany 3rd 1843
Although a personal stranger to you, I cannot
restrain the expression of my feelings to you, in this moment of
universal excitement—I am a very old soldier of the Revolution,
and was present at Head...
Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1785-1819; Lake Erie, Battle of, 1813; United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Naval operations;
Handwritten solicitation, from the committee appointed by the Citizens of Newport, for one hundred fifty dollars for the purpose of procuring one or more pieces of plate for Oliver Hazard Perry, in commemoration of the Battle of Lake Erie.
United States Naval Academy; United States Naval Academy. Superintendent; United States Naval Academy -- Administration; United States Naval Academy -- Alumni and alumnae; United States Naval Academy. Band; United States Naval Academy -- Buildings...
CRUISE OF THE SOMERS:
ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE
DESPOTISM OF THE QUARTERDECK
THE UNMANLY CONDUCT OF COMMANDER MACKENZIE
"Difficulty is a bugbear to children, a stimulus to men."
J. WINCHESTER, NEW WORLD PRESS, 30 ANN ST.