Perry, Matthew Calbraith, 1794-1858
- Existence: 1794 - 1858
Matthew Calbraith Perry (1794-1858), Commodore of the United States Navy who commanded ships in several wars, including the War of 1812 and the Mexican–American War (1846–1848).
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
ALS, to the commander of the U. S. Brig Porpoise, regarding conveyance of Benjamin Fuller to the United States for trial for mutiny.
Journals, letterbook, medical notes, and essays of Benajah Ticknor, doctor and surgeon with the U.S. Navy. Of primary importance are the journals which describe journeys made by Ticknor with the Navy to South America, the Far East, and Europe.