Index: Biographical Period

The following is an index of the Perry collection that has been grouped with regard to important stages in Perry's life. To see a scan of a document listed in this index, click on the manuscript number. Please note that this is not a full index of all correspondence in the collection; it excludes letters not pertaining to Perry.

Perry PortraitEarly Career (1800-1808)
USS Revenge (1809-1811)
Between Commissions (1811)
War of 1812 (1812-1815)
USS Java (1814-1817)
Mission to Venezuela (1817-1819)
Letters Post-dating Perry's Life (1819-)

Please note that this is a digital collection only; the Dartmouth College Library does not have the original documents, which remain in a private collection.