Collection Abstract: Samuel Francis Du Pont (1803-1865) was a career naval officer who commanded the South Atlantic Squadron for the Union during the Civil War. His papers include personal and naval correspondence and journals describing his voyages.
Collection Size: 15 linear feet
Access: The collection is open for research. A finding aid with a detailed description about the contents of this collection is available online.
Accession number: Winterthur Manuscripts, Group 9
Contact: Ask Hagley or 302-658-2400 ext 330 for more information