John Paul Jones Papers - Accession 607
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Scope and Content Note
John Paul Jones (1747-1792) was a U.S. Navy Captain during the Revolutionary war. The John Paul Jones Papers consists of 1776 list of U.S. navy captains, “A Plan for the Regulations & Equipment of the Navy” (1777), originals and typed transcripts of letters (1777) to Benjamin Franklin et. al. in Paris, Secretary of the Navy Joseph Hewes (1730-1779) and A. Livingston, and notes (1794) on expense of building, fitting and maintain a frigate for the U.S. Navy.
The microfiche was purchased from the South Carolina Historical Society.
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "John Paul Jones Papers - Accession 607". Finding Aid 1052.
LC Subject Headings
Jones, John Paul, 1747-1792--Archives; United States. Navy--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
There are digital scans of the microfiche available for use in the Pettus Archives Research Area.