William L. Hill journals 1896-1899
William L. Hill journals
Hill, William Lowell, 1855-1922
The William L. Hill journals contain detailed daily accounts of life onboard the armored cruiser USS Brooklyn from December 1896-July 1899. Hill reported on several significant incidents during the Spanish-American War, and his journals include a firsthand description of the Battle of Santiago.
The material is in English
William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
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