Found 2 collections related to Barron, James, 1769-1851

Barron, James, 1769-1851
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 7032
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Six letters written by U.S. Navy officer James Barron and two documents countersigned by him. Letter of 1820 May 13 to Richard Dale refers to duel in which Barron killed Stephen Decatur, a prominent naval officer.
Rodney family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2602
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Caesar Rodney (1728-1784), his brother Thomas Rodney (1744-1811) and Thomas Rodney’s son Caesar A. (Caesar Augustus) Rodney (1772-1824) were prominent American politicians and statesmen from Kent County, Delaware. The Rodney family papers, dating... more