Joseph Newton Hemphill collection (1860-1922, bulk 1868-1908)

Summary Information

Title: Joseph Newton Hemphill collection
Creator: Hemphill, Joseph Newton, 1847-1931
Inclusive dates: 1860-1922
Bulk dates: 1868-1908
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
This collection consists of around 100 incoming letters addressed to Rear Admiral Joseph Newton Hemphill of Ripley, Ohio, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Hemphill's parents, siblings, and cousins sent letters during the first years of his naval career (1868-1872), and his wife and daughter wrote between 1897 and 1908. Also included is a series of reports concerning Hemphill's standing in his United States Naval Academy class.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
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