Title:James Horatio Watmough letterbook: and papers, [1844-1855]
Creator/Contributor:Watmough, James Horatio, 1822-, creator
Letterbook (volume) written from both ends. Contains copies (in his handwriting and mostly signed with initials) of letters
as purser on U.S. naval vessels, Portsmouth, Perry and Constitution. Letters from the Portsmouth reflect service on the Pacific
Coast, 1845-1847. The loose papers include copies of letters and returns for the Perry, 1849-1851.
Subject:United States. -- Navy.
Perry (U.S. Brig of War)
Constitution (U.S. Frigate)
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Pages 3/5-6/55 : also available on microfilm.
1 v. & 6 items (all in 1 box)
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 954:11) and positive.
BANC MSS Z-Z 125