John Gwinn Papers 1815-1864 (bulk 1825-1849)

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John Gwinn Papers, 1815-1864, (bulk 1825-1849)

John Gwinn Papers 1815-1864 (bulk 1825-1849)

Naval officer. Official and general correspondence, personal journals, commissions, printed matter, and miscellaneous material documenting Gwinn's career in the Navy before the Civil War.

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