|Title:||John M. Burnham Papers|
|Creator:||Burnham, John M., d. 1957|
|Repository:||ECU Manuscript Collection|
|Abstract:||Papers (1941-1945, 1957) including photographs, correspondence, an obituary, congratulatory letter.|
|Extent:||0.25 Cubic feet, 5 items , including photographs, photocopy of correspondence, and an obituary.|
January 12, 1987, 5 items; Papers (1941-1945, 1957) of U.S. Naval Academy Class of 1941 class member, including correspondence, photographs, and an obituary. Gift of Mrs. Helmer Enlund, Old Saybrook, Connecticut.
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
John M. Burnham Papers (#523), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Processed by V. Leary, December 1987
Encoded by Apex Data Services
This collection consists of a congratulatory letter from Rear Admiral H. G. Rickover, concerning initial trials of the nuclear submarine SKATE, three photographs (1941-1945) of the Naval Academy and Bureau of Ships, and Mr. Burnham's obituary dated November 17, 1957, listing his many accomplishments as a naval officer and in private industry.
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