Browse Collections (14 total)

James R. Carter Collection

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James R. Carter was a Naval Photographer's Assistant, stationed on Palmyra during World War 2. Born in 1925, Carter tried twice to enlist but was…

Executive Orders

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Presidential Executive Orders are generally defined as, "orders issued by United States Presidents and directed towards officers and agencies of the…

World War 2 War Diaries

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During wartime, Naval stations keep daily logs of base activities. For Palmyra, this generally consisted of arrivals and departures, with the…

Photographs from Dr. James Maragos

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These 4 photo collections represent the larger work of Dr. James Maragos and his various to trips to Palmyra. Over the course of his career…