Found 2 collections related to United States Coast Survey

Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph), 1770-1843
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1348
.8 linear feet (3 boxes); 1 microfilm reel
Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler (1770-1843), Swiss-born, American geodesist and mathematician, was superintendent of the United States Coast Survey. Collection consists of correspondence chiefly relating to Hassler's position as instructor at the United... more
Ronckendorff, William, 1812-1891
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2594
.04 linear feet (1 volume)
William Ronckendorff (1812-1891) of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was an American naval officer. He joined the U.S. Navy as midshipman in 1832 (passed 1838), and was commissioned as Lieutenant in 1843, Commander in June 1861, and Captain in 1866,... more