Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 2 of 2

Charles E. Littlefield Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01594
Scope and Contents Two diaries kept by an officer while serving on board the USS Vulcan, the Navy's first repair ship as it supported the gun boats off the coast of Cuba during the Spanish American War. Littlefield recounts his daily activities, work on board the ship, weather, and events as they happened almost daily. He also recounts illnesses of fellow soldiers, those who died, and of soldier's who were taken to mast for carious violations. It is clear that Littlefield is skill in the work of iron forging...

Robert Edward Lee Watkins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.054
Scope and Contents This collection includes items related to the Phoenix and Philomathean Literary Societies, debates Watkins participated in, class notes, artifacts, a certificate, and a letter written to his mother while he was stationed in Cuba during the Spanish American War.

Filtered By

  • Subject: Spanish-American War, 1898--Personal Narratives X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Names
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 1
College of William and Mary. Philomathean Literary Society 1
College of William and Mary. Phoenix Literary Society 1
Littlefield, Charles E. 1
Read 'Em Again Books 1