Napier, Charles, 1786-1860

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Napier was a British admiral and commander of the fleet sent to the Black Sea on the eve of the Crimean War, which he also commanded during the War.

From the description of Letter, 1854 Feb. 5, Pera, to Sir Hamilton Seymour. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122644644

English admiral.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) : [n.p.], to various recipients, 1855 Mar. 8 and undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270860038

British naval officer.

From the description of Narrative of the operations in the Potomac by the squadron under the orders of Capt. Sir James A. Gordon in 1814 : manuscript, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71064294

Epithet: Captain; RA

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001297.0x00018c

Epithet: Admiral; KCB; of Add MS 38049

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001297.0x0001b0

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creatorOf Napier, Charles, 1786-1860. Narrative of the operations in the Potomac by the squadron under the orders of Capt. Sir James A. Gordon in 1814 : manuscript, undated. Library of Congress
creatorOf Napier, Charles, Sir, 1786-1853. Autograph letter signed : Simla, to an unidentified recipient, [1850] Aug. 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Napier, Charles, Sir, 1786-1853. Autograph letter signed : London, to "Madam", 1848 June 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Napier, Charles, Sir, 1786-1860. Autograph letters signed (5) : [n.p.], to various recipients, 1855 Mar. 8 and undated. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Vol. LXXV (ff. 386). 13 Nov. 1816-Feb. 1817.includes:f. 1 E-Warton, of Blandford, wife of Reverend John Warton: Letter to the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1816. f. 3 Edward Bootle-Wilbraham, 1st Baron Skelmersdale 1828; formerly Wilbraham-Bootle: Corresp... British Library
referencedIn Lawrence, James, 1781-1813. James Lawrence collection, 1758-1856. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Napier, Charles, Sir, 1786-1853. Autograph letter signed : Lahore, to Mrs. Mildmay, 1849 Dec. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Vol. XI. (IT. 485). N-Peel.includes:ff. 1-4 Admiral Sir Charles Napier, KCB: Biographical notes: 1845, 1847.f. 5 Lieutenant Gerrard John Napier, RN: Biographical notes: 1843.ff. 7-9 Captain Henry Edward Napier, RN: Biographical notes: 1844.ff. ... British Library
referencedIn Napier, Henry Edward, 1789-1853. Papers, 1829-1859. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Napier, Charles, Sir, 1786-1853. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Rooker, 1852 Dec. 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Hearne, John, 1795 or 6-1849. Commonplace book, 1820-1849. Yale University, Yale Center for British Art
creatorOf Napier, Charles, 1786-1860. Letter, 1854 Feb. 5, Pera, to Sir Hamilton Seymour. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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associatedWith Gordon, James Alexander, Sir, 1782-1869. person
associatedWith Hearne, John, 1795 or 6-1849. person
associatedWith Lawrence, James, 1781-1813. person
associatedWith Mildmay, Mrs, person
associatedWith Napier, Henry Edward, 1789-1853. person
associatedWith Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915- person
associatedWith Rooker, person
associatedWith Seymour, Hamilton, Sir, 1797-1880. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Southwark, Surrey
United States
Sandwich lsles, Pacific Ocean
Scotland, United Kingdom
Great Britain
Deal, Kent
Croydon, Surrey
Subject
Crimean War, 1853-1856
Crimean War, 1853-1856--Diplomatic history
Occupation
Naval officers, British
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Birth 1786-03-06

Death 1860-11-06

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English

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