April 28, 2010, (unprocessed) 38 items & 2 vols. items, 0.5 cubic feet; Collection (June 1892 ? 23 Sept. 1923) initiated by Lt. Commander Harold Stacey Burdick & completed posthumously by his father, Daniel P. Burdick, focusing on his early life, education at Brown University, membership in the U. S. Naval Academy Class of 1909, & his subsequent naval service, especially as the ensign & acting commander of the Paulding Class Destroyer USS JOUETT (DD-41) at the U.S. occupation of Tampico (1914) during the Mexican Revolution; also including material relating his death and memorials to his memory after he died of pneumonia brought on by influenza 16 January 1919 contracted during World War I, including correspondence, clippings, ephemera, photographic prints, & printed materials, etc. PURCHASED. See preliminary inventory attached. 38 items & 2 vols. 191 p. (ca. 0.50 cubic feet) Recd. 11/3/2009. Purchased from Carmen D. Valentino, Rare Books & Manuscripts, Philadelphia, PA
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Harold Stacey Burdick Collection (#1162), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
- Purchased from Carmen D. Valentino, Rare Books & Manuscripts, Philadelphia, PA