Matthew Calbraith Perry

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Matthew Calbraith Perry United States admiral who led a naval expedition to Japan and signed a treaty in 1854 opening up trade relations between United States and Japan; brother of Oliver Hazard Perry (1794-1858)
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Usage

In literature:

PERRY, MATTHEW CALBRAITH, 300, 307, 309.
"The Medallic History of the United States of America 1776-1876" by J. F. Loubat
Captain Matthew Calbraith Perry was selected for this great work.
"Stories of Our Naval Heroes" by Various
Matthew Calbraith Perry, a typical American naval officer.
"Select List of Books ... Relating to the Far East" by Appleton Prentiss Clark Griffin
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