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Register of the Benton Clark Decker Papers, 1914-1921
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Box 1

CORRESPONDENCE, 1914-1916, 1920-1921


American Embassy, Constantinople, 1921 August 15


Comité d'Assistance aux Refugiés de Palestine, 1915 February 26


Daniels, Josephus (Secretary of the Navy), 1915-1916


Hayden, Mr., 1916 October 11


Lansing, Robert, 1915 November 18


Morgenthau, Henry, 1921 December 17


Riordan, D. M., 1914 September 9


Roosevelt, Franklin D., 1915-1916


SUBJECT FILE, 1914-1921


Award of Navy medals, 1920 January


The Battle of Jutland, Comments on, by B. C. Decker


Calling cards, invitations, notes, from various individuals


"The Enviable Record of the Cruiser 'Tennessee' Soon to Be Named the 'Memphis'"


"Handling Men," by Lieutenant R. A. Theobald, United States Navy, with Discussion by Captain B. C. Decker, United States Navy


Jewish refugees in Egypt, 1915


Lecture by Benton C. Decker, Captain, United States Navy


"Naval Men and Their Management," by Lieutenant V. N. Bieg, United States Navy


Spain - B. C. Decker's service as US Naval Attaché, Madrid, Spain


"Spain's Attitude Towards the War," by Captain B. C. Decker, United States Navy, 1918 June 7


Statement of Rear Admiral B. C. Decker, United States Navy, made for the purpose of securing the position of Rear Admiral in the permanent service


Tributes to B. C. Decker


U.S.S. Tennessee


"What Shall Be the Size of the Navy?"



Photographs file


Scope and Contents note

80 prints depicting scenes on the U.S.S "Tennessee" and places visited by Captain B.C. Decker, primarily Egypt and Spain.