Gherardi, Bancroft, 1832-1903

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Bancroft Gherardi (1832-1903 was born in Louisiana. He entered the United States Naval Academy in 1852, was appointed Commandant of the Brooklyn Navy Yard in 1884.

From the guide to the Bancroft Gherardi farewell address, 1894, (Brooklyn Historical Society)

Commander of Brooklyn Navy Yard and rear admiral.

From the description of Farewell address, 1894. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155449772

Naval officer.

From the description of Correspondence of Bancroft Gherardi, 1864. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79451250

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Bancroft Gherardi farewell address, 1894 Brooklyn Historical Society
referencedIn Hollister, Solomon Cady, b. 1891. Solomon Cady Hollister papers, 1904-1982, 1915-1982 (bulk). Cornell University Library
creatorOf Gherardi, Bancroft, 1832-1903. Correspondence of Bancroft Gherardi, 1864. Library of Congress
creatorOf Gherardi, Bancroft, 1832-1903. Farewell address, 1894. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Solomon Cady Hollister papers, 1904-1982, 1915-1982 (bulk) Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Bancroft and Anna T. Gherardi miscellany, 1893, undated New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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associatedWith Ford collection corporateBody
associatedWith Gherardi, Anna T. person
associatedWith Hollister, Solomon Cady, b. 1891. person
associatedWith New York Naval Shipyard. corporateBody
associatedWith Solomon Cady), Hollister b. 1891. person
associatedWith United States. Navy. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Navy-yards and naval stations
Naval officers


Birth 1832-11-10

Death 1903-12-10



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