Manuscript Group 414, Samuel L. Southard (1787-1842), Governor Of NJ, US Secretary of the Navy Manuscripts, 1814-1841
414. SOUTHARD, SAMUEL L.
(1787-1842), Governor of N.J., U.S. Secretary of the Navy.
Manuscripts, 1814-41. 12 items.
An open collection of letters and documents of Samuel L.
Southard, a U. S. Congressman, Secretary of the Navy under
Presidents James Monroe and John Quincy Adams, and Governor
of New Jersey. Included is correspondence with William Bainbridge and Dr. William Paul Crillon Barton.
Gift (in part) of Roger Butterfield, 1958.