Seizure of vessels and cargoes.
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 142
Identifier: MSS 1958-081
Scope and Contents Holograph letter by Cornelius Curtis to "Hon. Gideon Wells," Secretary of the Navy (1863) concerning acts practiced by civil employees of the government in regard to captured Confederate vessels in Florida. Also known as MSS 0-81.
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1863; Other: Date acquired: 04/29/1958
Unprocessed — Box Single Folder Collections – 2005 box, Folder: 001
Dates: 1943-2005; Other: Majority of material found within 1944
Collection — Box Single Folder Collections – 2005 box, Folder: 001
Scope and Contents This World War II collection relates to Robert C. Watson, an African American soldier who served in the Navy during World War II. It contains a page of the roll call from the 316th Port Company with Robert C. Watson's name. There are also news articles and comics from the base. There are photographs of Robert C. Watson's unit and his Veteran's questionnaire. There is also an article he wrote about his experience as a black man who appeared white in the Navy.
Dates: 1943-2005; Other: Majority of material found within 1944; Other: Date acquired: 2005