Manuscript biography of Commodore James Barron by William O. Stevens prepared circa 1940s. Originally entitled "The Man Who Killed Dectur, Commodore James Barron, USN," but published in 1969 by the Chesapeake Historical Society as "An Affair of Honor".
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Source: Mrs. James S. Barron and Children. Originally a deposit, but made gift on 3/13/1968.
James Barron Papers (II), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.