Found 4 collections related to United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Naval operations

United States. Navy Board of the Eastern Dept
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3058
.1 linear feet (1 volume)
One letter book with copies of 249 letters to the Marine Committee, members of the Board, Navy captains, Benjamin Franklin, Lafayette, and others, relative to Navy matters. The correspondence dates from October 24, 1778 to October 29, 1779. The... more
Grasse, François Joseph Paul de Grasse, comte de, 1722-1788
Manuscripts and Archives Division
.15 linear feet (1 v.)
François Joseph Paul Count de Grasse (1722-1788) was a French admiral who commanded the French fleet during the American revolution. Journal describes the operations the Franch fleet under the Count de Grasse. Issued under the name: Chevalier de... more
France. Marine
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1062
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This manuscript notebook, written in French, contains notes about naval events involving the French Navy in the years 1778 through 1781. Included are notes about the French Navy's participation in the American Revolution; lists of ships;... more
Stillman, George, 1751-1799
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2890
.21 linear feet (1 box)
General George Stillman was born in Wethersfield, Connecticut, in 1751. He defended the coast of Maine from British attack during the American Revolution. He died in Machias, Maine, in 1799 Stillman's papers include his diary (1775-1776), which... more