Davis, C. H. (Charles Henry), 1845-1921

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Rear admiral, U.S.N. Author of his father's biography, "Life of Charles Henry Davis, Rear-Admiral, 1807-1877.". Superintendent of U.S. Naval Observatory, 1897-1902.

From the description of Charles Henry Davis letters to Henry Oscar Houghton, Jr. and Houghton Mifflin & Co., [manuscript], 1899 Mar 24 and Apr 16. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 247517738

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referencedIn National Academy Of Sciences, Archives. Deceased Members.
referencedIn National Archives And Records Administration. Charles Wilkins Short Papers.
referencedIn Oswald Garrison Villard papers, 1872-1949. Houghton Library.
referencedIn National Archives And Records Administration. Rg 78: Naval Observatory.
referencedIn University Of Rochester Lib., Dept. Of Rare Books & Spec. Co. Lewis Henry Morgan Papers.
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
referencedIn National Archives And Records Administration. Naval Observatory Records.
referencedIn National Archives And Records Administration. Rg 26: U. S. Coast Guard.
referencedIn Indiana Historical Society, W.H. Smith Memorial Library. William Hayden English Family Papers.
referencedIn National Archives And Records Administration. Rg 27: Weather Bureau.
referencedIn Library Of Congress, Manuscript Division. Naval Observatory Records.
creatorOf Davis, C. H. (Charles Henry), 1845-1921. Autograph letter signed : Guantanamo, Cuba, to J.S. Crosby, 1907 Jan. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn National Archives And Records Administration. Rg 37: Hydrographic Office.
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution, National Museum Of American History. [Contact repository for more information].
referencedIn Library Of Congress, Manuscript Division. Simon Newcomb Papers.
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, 1874-1920 and undated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Spec. Coll., Dibner Coll.. [Contact repository for more information].
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Alexander Dallas Bache Papers.
referencedIn United Kingdom Hydrographic Office. [Contact repository for more information].
referencedIn Naval History Society Records, 1907-1943 (bulk 1909-1936) @ 2011 New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Davis, C. H. (Charles Henry), 1845-1921. Charles Henry Davis letters to Henry Oscar Houghton, Jr. and Houghton Mifflin & Co., [manuscript], 1899 Mar 24 and Apr 16. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Harvard, Houghton Library. Benjamin Peirce Papers.
referencedIn Winterthur Museum Archives (At Hagley Library). Winterthur Ms. Group 9: S. F. And S. M. Dupont.
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 26: Office Of The Secretary, Incoming Corres..
referencedIn Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. 1793 - 1999. Special Agents' Letterbooks
referencedIn Henry Ford Museum. Charles Henry Davis Papers.
referencedIn James Henry Coffin Papers, 1848-1884 Smithsonian Institution Archives
referencedIn Library Of Congress, Manuscript Division. William Chauncey Langdon Papers.
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 7001 (Henry) Or Ru 7053 (Bache) Per Author.
referencedIn Family papers, 1853-1954. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Massachusetts Historical Society. Horace Mann Collection.
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Harvard University Archives. Correspondence, 1831 1840.
referencedIn National Academy Of Sciences, Archives. Nas Bound Material.
referencedIn Nevins & Thomas, Diary Of G.T. Strong. [Contact repository for more information].
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 33: Office Of The Secretary, Outgoing Corres..
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 52: Assistant Secretary, Incoming Correspondenc.
referencedIn The Naval History Society Collection, 1721-1995 (bulk 1781-1936) © 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn American Philosophical Society. Joseph Winlock Letterbook.
referencedIn American Philosophical Society. Letters Of Scientists.
referencedIn Huntington Library. William Jones Rhees Collection.
referencedIn National Academy Of Sciences, Archives. Rg 192: Commissary General Of Subsistence.
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Birth 1845

Death 1921



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