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Pensacola Navy Yard (Fla.)

 Organization

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Battle, Josephine, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-30SC
Identifier: M1981-30SC
Scope and Contents Personal papers including photocopies and photographs of biographical information and materials concerning the history of Pensacola Navy Yard and Warrington, Florida.



Photographs are indexed in the Photograph Collection Index by subject and personal names.
Dates: Created: 1906-1980; Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1981

Briggs, Warren, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1981-45
Identifier: M1981-45
Scope and Contents Personal papers, 1976-1979, including his records as chairman of the task force for Action 76 goal setting (1976-1977) and as coordinator of Citizens Goals for Pensacola-Escambia (1977-1979). The Action 76 papers include materials concerning the celebration of the American Bicentennial in Florida and Pensacola, the development of citizens' surveys, and publications about the Pensacola Navy Yard, British West Florida, and a history of industrialization in Pensacola. Also included are histories...
Dates: Created: 1976-1979; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1981

Bruce, William George, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1985-10
Identifier: M1985-10
Scope and Contents Photocopies of a diary of a trip south, 1921, and a scrapbook, 1881-1978, of William George Bruce, a Milwaukee, Wisconsin businessman and Pensacola, Florida shipyard owner. The diary documents Mr. Bruce's trip to New Orleans and Pensacola, including the Pensacola Navy Yard, and the Bruce, Ollinger, and Watson families, with photographs. The scrapbook covers newspaper clippings, especially family marriages and deaths, for Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Pensacola, Milton, Bagdad and Blackwater,...
Dates: Created: 1881-1978; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1985

Collins, Lem, Letter

 Collection — Container: WF 640
Identifier: WF 640
Scope and Contents Photocopy of letter of Lem Collins, Pensacola Navy Yard, Pensacola, Florida, January 1, 1863, to wife, discussing outfitting of Union ships with ballast, use of U.S.S. Potomac as mail ship and news of General Burnside's defeat. Note: Burnside was defeated at Fredericksburg, Virginia in December 1862 and submitted his request to President Lincoln to resign. Date of letter coincidentally is date of Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation which affected Pensacola but was not yet known by the...
Dates: Created: 1863; Other: Date acquired: 05/01/2006

Haggott, Dr. John P., Journal

 Collection — Container: M1993-33
Identifier: M1933-33
Scope and Contents Manuscript journal, 1846, of his visit to Pensacola to sell religious publications with descriptions of Pensacola, Milton, Bagdad, Ferry Pass, Florida and Mobile, Alabama. Subjects include the Simpson Family, the Presbyterian and Catholic churches of Pensacola, the Navy Yard and ships stationed there, and the mills at Bagdad and Milton. With accounts of books sold, sermons given, and names of churches.
Dates: Created: 1846; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1993

Innerarity-Hulse Papers

 Collection — Container: M1966-01
Identifier: M1966-01-##415
Abstract Family correspondence and business papers, 1799-1915, relating to John Innerarity, of Pensacola, attorney for the firm of Panton, Leslie and Forbes; and Dr. Issac Hulse, Chief Surgeon, West Indies Squadron, U. S. Navy.
Dates: Created: 1793-1915; Other: Date acquired: 06/26/1966

McGill Family Papers

 Collection — Container: M1982-21
Identifier: M1982-21
Scope and Contents Papers of the McGill and Suarez families of Penscola, Florida, 1836-1962, including letters, land deeds, promissory notes, indentures, tax receipts and other materials dealing with Joseph Suarez and his heirs, 1836-1905, and Gerald Byrne McGill and his family, 1905-1962. Subjects and writers include Isasc Hulse, Stephen T. Mallory II, the Navy Yard at Pensacola; St. John's Cemetery; Camp Ward No. 10 of United Confederate Veterans; Spanish Fort, Alabama and Josiah Blakely; the Louisville and...
Dates: Created: 1836-1962; Other: Date acquired: 10/29/1982

Pensacola Letters

 Collection — Container: M1990-06SC
Identifier: M1990-06SC
Scope and Contents Small group of photocopy letters written from Pensacola between 1825 and 1852. Subjects and correspondents include Henry Marie Brackenridge, Lt. Richard H. Morris, W. L. Campbell, J. G. Williams, the Marines in the Pensacola Navy Yard, the U.S.S. Raritan, and John Hutchinson. OTHER INFORMATION: Descriptions are based on the photocopies provided; there is a great deal of illegibility to the materials which cannot be verified in the absence...
Dates: Created: 1825-1852; Other: Date acquired: 03/00/1991

Pensacola Navy Yard Journal

 Collection — Container: M1981-16SC
Identifier: M1981-16SC
Scope and Contents Manuscript journal, 1876-1879, of C. A. Higgins, Chief Engineer, covering labor costs, stores, and other information for the Engineering Department and its Machine Shop, Pattern Shop, Boiler Shop, Foundry, and Copper Shop.



Detailed entries cover costs of labor, loans of equipment, receipts of tools and stores, hours and pay for specific jobs, coal used, inventories of tools and items drawn from stores, and expenses for and boiler drawings for the U. S. Tug Rose.
Dates: Created: 1876-1879; Other: Date acquired: 08/10/1981

Yonge Family Papers

 Collection — Container: M1966-04
Identifier: M1966-04-##of3
Abstract Correspondence, legal papers and business records, 1781‑1934.  With files of the Pensacola Land Company, established in 1835, legal drafts and notes of Chandler Cox Yonge (1818‑1889), and correspondence of his son, Philip Keyes Yonge (1850‑1934), prominent lawyer, educator and businessman.  The emphasis of the collection is on land speculation in Territorial Florida, and contains numerous maps and legal papers pertaining to land titles in East and West Florida.
Dates: Created: 1781-1934; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1966