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Guide to the William W. Stoddard Brooklyn Navy Yard correspondence 1991.008

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Collection processed by Matthew Gorham

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 21, 2011
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Descriptive Summary

 
Creator: New York Naval Shipyard.
Creator: Stoddard, William W.
Title: William W. Stoddard Brooklyn Navy Yard correspondence
Dates [inclusive]: 1898-1910
Abstract: This collection consists of 16 letters of recommendation concerning the hiring of William W. Stoddard at the Brooklyn Navy Yard as an Outside Master Machinist, two letters concerning a salary increase, and five letters pertaining to a court-martial, dismissal and reinstatement. Materials in the collection span the period 1898 to 1910.
Quantity: 0.1 Linear feet in one folder
Text [Box]: A0115
Call Phrase: 1991.008
Sponsor: This collection was processed and described as part of the project, "Uncovering the Secrets of Brooklyn's 19th Century Past: Creation to Consolidation," funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources, with additional support from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Correspondence
  • Letters

Subject Organizations

  • New York Naval Shipyard.

Subject Topics

  • Machinists -- New York (State) -- Kings County
  • Navy-yards and naval stations

Subject Places

  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access note

Open to users without restriction.

Preferred Citation

Identification of item, date (if known); William W. Stoddard Brooklyn Navy Yard correspondence, 1991.008, Box and Folder number; Brooklyn Historical Society.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Source and date of acquisition unknown. The collection was formally accessioned in 1991.

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