John Adolphus Bernard Dahlgren papers
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.
- Creation: 1858-1870
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U.S. naval officer and inventor of ordnance, of Philadelphia, Pa.
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- Dahlgren, M. M. (Person)
- Dahlgren, Ulric, 1842-1864 (Person)
- Dahlgren, John Adolphus Bernard, 1809-1870 -- Correspondence (Person)
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