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Franklin, Samuel R. (Admiral), Journal

 Collection — Container: M1983-25MF
Identifier: M1983-25MF

Scope and Contents

Manuscript journal covering the commissioning and voyage of the U.S.S. Pensacola, April 1885-August 1887. Covers European and Mediterranean trips with newspaper clippings from the Baltimore Sun about trip.

Journal covers pp. 3-135; newspaper clippings, 200-224; all other pages blank.


  • Created: 1885-1887
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/00/1982


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Users should cite the source as the New York Historical Society from a copy at the University of West Florida.


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Source of Acquisition

purchased from the New York Historical Society, October 1982

Processing Information

Cataloged 03/28/1984

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Repository Details

Part of the UWF University Archives and West Florida History Center Repository

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