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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 August 12, 2014
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. The materials in this collection have been digitized and are available online to on-site researchers and to users affiliated with subscribing institutions via EBSCOhost.
Quantity: 9.0 Linear feet (21 boxes, 2 volumes)
Location note: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 439.16