Chafee, John H., 1922-1999

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Politician, lawyer, U.S. Marine officer. Republican John H. Chafee, a combat veteran of World War II and the Korean War, served Rhode Island as State Representative (1957-62), Governor (1963-68), and U.S. Senator (1977-99). He also served as U.S. Secretary of the Navy during the Nixon administration (1969-72).

From the description of Papers, 1962-1976. (University of Rhode Island Library, Kingston). WorldCat record id: 47440286

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referencedIn Office of the Governor Executive Orders, 1959-1994 Rhode Island State Archives
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creatorOf University of Virginia. University News Office. Recordings of University events [manuscript], 1975-1985. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV WESTPAC TOUR NSA, Binh Thuy, RVN
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referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV BRIEFING (MN-1457-X)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. CNO CHANGE OF COMMAND - 1970 (MN-11O35)
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creatorOf Chafee, John H., 1922-1999. Papers, 1962-1976. University of Rhode Island Library, Kingston, University Library
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO NORFOLK AREA
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISITS THE USS SARATOGA (CVA-60)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SIGNING CULEBRA AGREEMENT
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. Secretary of the Navy Swearing in Ceremony
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referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV PRESS CONFERENCE AT CINCLANTFLT
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. Launching of USS California
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV TOUR ABOARD USS TICONDEROGA (CVA-14)
referencedIn Brown University War Memorial dedication records, Brown University War Memorial Dedication records, 1997 John Hay Library, Special Collections
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. Alan Shepard's Promotion to Admiral
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO NEWPORT NAVAL BASE
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV SPEECH AT ANNAPOLIS - JUNE WEEK 1969
referencedIn Elly Peterson papers, 1943-2006, 1961-1980 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO CINCPACFLT HICKAM AIR FORCE BASE, HAWAII
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV SPEECH AT ANNAPOLIS - JUNE WEEK 1969
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO NORFOLK AREA
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV WESTPAC TRIP Location - N.A.S., Atsugi, Japan
referencedIn Peet, Raymond E. Copy of Oral History typescript entitled "Reminiscences of VADM Raymond E. Peet" done by the U.S. Naval Institute, Annapolis, Md. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. Secretary of the Navy's Western Pacific Trip
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO NAVAL HOSPITAL YOKOSUKA, JAPAN
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. NOMINATION OF CNO LOCATION: Office of SECDEF, Pentagon
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. NAVAL ACADEMY COMMENCEMENT 1970
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. DEEP FURROW '69
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV pinning admiral stars on Alan Shepard, Pentagon
referencedIn Tavares Collection, 1961-1994 Rhode Island State Archives
creatorOf [Campaign literature for John Chafee, Republican Governor of Rhode Island] : miscellaneous pamphlets, 1966, 1968. Rhode Island Historical Society
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. Launching of USS California
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. TRANSIENT LODGE GROUND BREAKING CEREMONY NAS, Norfolk, Va, (So. Annex)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. CNO CHANGE OF COMMAND - 1970 (MN-11035)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV CHAFEE WESTPAC TOUR LOCATION-TAN SON NHUT AFB, RVN
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. CNO CHANGE OF COMMAND-1970 (MN-11035)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. THE GREAT FLIGHT (MN-10845)
creatorOf Chafee, John H., 1922-. Miscellaneous papers. Jacksonville University, Carl S. Swisher Library
referencedIn Chafee (Destroyer : DDG-90). Papers, 2001-2003. Naval War College, Henry E. Eccles Library
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV TOUR - Location -Da Nang: RVN
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. Launching of USS California
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referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO NORFOLK AREA
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISITS USS TICONDEROGA (CVA-14)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. NEWS CNFERENCE - SECNAV CHAFEE ON NAVY CUTS Location - A- V Studio, Pentagon Bldg., Washington, D.C
creatorOf Peterson, Elly, 1914-. Elly Peterson papers, 1943-1985. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Richard Brown Baker Family Papers, 1866-2002, (bulk 1900-1990) Rhode Island Historical Society
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV TOUR Aboard USS TICONDEROGA and Da Nang, RVN
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO NORFOLK AREA
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) at F-14 Test
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV TOUR
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO NORFOLK AREA
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV PRESS CONFERENCE AT CINCLANTFLT
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SENIOR NAVY CHIEF JOHN BO WHITTET
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO VIETNAMESE CNO SAIGON RVN
referencedIn President Ford Committee Records. 1975 - 1977. John Deardourff's Files on the General Election
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV WESTPAC TPIP Location - N.A.S., Atsugi, Japan
creatorOf Peterson, Elly, 1914-. Elly Peterson papers, 1943-1997. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV TOURS SHIPS ON YANKEE STATION
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. KEEL LAYING 0F USS SOUTH CAROLINA (DLGN-37)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO GUAM Anderson AFB, Guam
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECBAV DEDICATION OF PERRY HALL
creatorOf [Campaign literature for John Chafee campaign for U.S. Senator from Rhode Island] : leaflets and booklet, [1972-199-]. Rhode Island Historical Society
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV SPEECH AT ANNAPOLIS - JUNE WEEK 1969
creatorOf Chafee, John H., 1922-. John H. Chafee : commercials, 1966-1994. University of Oklahoma, Political Community Archives
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV AND ASTRONAUTS (Apollo 14)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. KEEL LAYING OF USS SOUTH CAR0LINA (DLGN-37)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISITS USS TICONDEROGA (CVA-14)
referencedIn General Records of the Department of the Navy. 1941 - 2004. Moving Images Relating to Military Activities. 1947 - 1980. SECNAV VISIT TO SIXTH FLEET
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associatedWith Baker, Richard family
associatedWith Brown University corporateBody
associatedWith Chafee (Destroyer : DDG-90) corporateBody
associatedWith Levin, Arthur David. person
associatedWith Peet, Raymond E. person
associatedWith Pell, Claiborne, 1918-2009. person
associatedWith Peterson, Elly, 1914- person
associatedWith Rhode Island. Governor corporateBody
correspondedWith Rhode Island. Governor (1963-1968 : Chafee) corporateBody
associatedWith Tavares, Alec person
associatedWith United States. Congress. Senate corporateBody
correspondedWith United States. Navy Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Oklahoma. Political Commercial Archive. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Virginia. University News Office. corporateBody
associatedWith Viall, Richmond. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Rhode Island
Subject
Governors--Elections--20th century
Television advertising
Advertising, political
Radio advertising
Elections--20th century
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Birth 1922-10-22

Death 1999-10-24

English

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