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Dahlgren, John Adolphus Bernard, 1809-1870 : John Adolphus Bernard Dahlgren papers, 1858-1870

U.S. naval officer and inventor of ordnance, of Philadelphia, Pa. 49 letters, including one from Dahlgren's son Ulric, written to Dahlgren's sister, M.M. Dahlgren; a printed poem "Lines suggested by the death of one of the bravest men this war has brought into the service Colonel Ulric Dahlgren."; and mounted newspaper clippings relating to the circumstances of Ulric's death in a raid planned by him, in concert with General Kilpatrick, to release the Union prisoners at Libby Prison and Belle Isle.
Extent: 0.1 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Family Papers, Politics
Call Number: VAULT Case MS E5.D136
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