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Benét, S. V. (Stephen Vincent), 1827-1895


Stephen Vincent Benét (1827-1895), American Brigadier General and 8th Chief of Ordnance for the U.S. Army Ordnance Corps

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Benét Family Collection

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1108

Benét Family Papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 1107
Scope and Contents: The Benét family papers consists of correspondence, manuscripts, and other papers documenting the lives and activities of four generations of the Benét family. Material relating to members of the Rose, Mahon, and Carr families can also be found. The collection spans the years from 1849 to 1994. The defining thread to the collection runs from Brigadier General Stephen Vincent Benét and his wife Laura Amanda (Walker) Benét through their son James Walker Benét and his wife Frances...
Dates: 1836-1994

John Chipman Farrar papers

Call Number: YCAL MSS 437
Overview: The John Chipman Farrar Papers consist of correspondence, subject files, manuscripts, personal papers, and printed material relating to the personal and professional life of John Chipman Farrar, and to a lesser degree, his wife Margaret Petherbridge Farrar, between 1916 and 1974. The Papers also document the publishing firms Farrar and Rinehart and Farrar, Straus, and Giroux. A number of authors' correspondence and drafts are included in the Papers.
Dates: 1916-1974

Letter : West Point, N.Y., to Major W. A. Thornton, Waterliet Arsenal , 1861 Oct[ober] 15

 Part of Collection — Box: 48, Folder: GROUP 976, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, with integral address leaf, concerning an artillery purchase.
Dates: 1861 Oct[ober] 15