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Guide to the John Ericsson Collection
1831-1893 (bulk 1862-1888)
  MS 439.16

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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 21, 2011
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

 
Title: John Ericsson Collection
Dates: 1831-1893 (bulk 1862-1888)
Abstract: The collection includes correspondence and other materials detailing Ericsson's design and testing of iron-clad and torpedo-armed ships for the US and other navies, including Monitor and  Destroyer, as well as his writings on other areas of interest.
Quantity: 9.0 Linear feet (21 boxes, 2 volumes)
Location note: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 439.16