A Check List of Admiral Lord Howe Manuscripts in United States Archives and Libraries

By David Syrett, published August 1981

Abstract

The secretive nature of Lord Howe has made it almost impossible to deduce the reasons for his actions during the fateful years 1776-8. Syrett has used his knowledge of the American archives to locate at least twenty different locations where Howe papers can be found.   The lists contained in this bibliography are comprehensively detailed, with the exception of the papers in the Huntington Library which contain Howe’s correspondence with Sir Roger Curtis, his flag captain and trusted confidante.

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Filed under: Other (Eighteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Miscellaneous

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