414. SOUTHARD, SAMUEL L. (1787-1842), Governor of N.J., U.S.
Secretary of the Navy.
Manuscripts, 1814-41. 12 items.
An open collection of letters and documents of Samuel L.
Southard, a U. S. Congressman, Secretary of the Navy under
Presidents James Monroe and John Quincy Adams, and Governor
of New Jersey. Included is correspondence with William Bain-
bridge and Dr. William Paul Crillon Barton.
Gift (in part) of Roger Butterfield, 1958.
The New Jersey Historical Society