The Resource Catalog of medals, decorations, etc. in honour of Lieut. Matthew Fontaine Maury, U.S. Navy ; : Scrapbook 13, (microform)

Catalog of medals, decorations, etc. in honour of Lieut. Matthew Fontaine Maury, U.S. Navy ; : Scrapbook 13, (microform)

Label
Catalog of medals, decorations, etc. in honour of Lieut. Matthew Fontaine Maury, U.S. Navy ; : Scrapbook 13, 1853-1947
Title
Catalog of medals, decorations, etc. in honour of Lieut. Matthew Fontaine Maury, U.S. Navy ;
Title remainder
Scrapbook 13
Inclusive dates
1853-1947
Title variation
Scrapbook
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Catalog and scrapbook, 1853-1947, of Matthew Fontaine Maury (1806-1873) concerning medals, decorations, etc. (1853-1865) and the scrapbook, which contains letters, photographs of medals and awards (through 1947) are intended to acknowledge Maury's honors and the contributions that his services rendered to commerce, navigation and science, primarily through his written articles and books
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Maury was a naval officer, oceanographer, and copious writer of works on navigation. Born near Fredericksburg in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, he emigrated to Tennessee, but later returned to Fredericksburg to marry Ann Hull Herndon. As a commander in the Confederate States Navy, he was instrumental in securing ships of war for the Confederacy.
Cataloging source
Vi
Label
Catalog of medals, decorations, etc. in honour of Lieut. Matthew Fontaine Maury, U.S. Navy ; : Scrapbook 13, (microform)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Dimensions
35mm.
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Fitzgerald, Elie Maury
Organization method
Catalog of medals and decorations followed by the scrapbook.
Positive negative aspect
positive
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000493264
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reel.

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