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Barron, James, 1769-1851

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

James Barron Papers (I)

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 B27
Scope and Contents Correspondence and papers of Commodore James Barron relating to his career in the United States Navy, and especially relating to The Chesapeake-Leopard Affair in 1807 and to his duel with Stephen Decatur. Collection includes photocopies of patents issued to Barron for his inventions and a typescript of William Oliver Stevens' An Affair of Honor, a biography of Barron. Correspondents include John Adams, Jesse Duncan Elliott, Andrew Jackson, Thomas Jefferson, Amos Kendall, Duff Green and Abel P....

James Barron Papers (III)

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 65 B27 III
Scope and Contents Photocopies of 15 patents issued to James Barron by US Patent Office between 1816 and 1837.