Edward Dunham Robie Papers, 1847-1911, 1924

Manuscript Collection #1028

  • Descriptive Summary
    Title: Edward Dunham Robie Papers
    Creator: Robie, Edward Dunham
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Extent: 0.81 Cubic feet, 59 items ,
  • Administrative Information
    Accessions Information

    February 12, 2005, (unprocessed) 59 items, 0.81 cubic feet; Diaries (1847-1911, 1924) of an American naval officer who served aboard Commodore Perry's flagship MISSISSIPPI on his voyage to Japan, 1852-1855; served in combat as chief engineer of the MOHICAN during the civil war; built the iron-clad monitor DICTATOR and commanded the steamship ERICSSON, in 1864; he retired in 1893 as a commodore and was promoted rear admiral, in 1906. Donor: Edward Adams Robie

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Edward Adams Robie

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    Edward Dunham Robie Papers (#1028), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Lindsay Flood, April 1, 2008

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