|Contributions||Confederate States of America Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||J87 .V714 1861|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||16 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||16|
|LC Control Number||2003576533|
During the Civil War, countless significant records of early Gosport Navy Yard were destroyed. The exceptional preservation and survival of this list, is a direct consequence of the document being filed with the papers of the Secretary of the Navy Commanding Gosport Navy Yard in was the Commandant, Commodore Jesse Wilkerson. On Ap , the Civil War began when shots were fired on an unfinished fort in Charleston that thunderous opening salvo, the naval battles to control the Atlantic coast that followed–daring, savage, and often deadly–were not only crucial in determining the outcome of the war and the fate of a nation, but would change the face of naval warfare forever/5(4). NAVY-YARD, WASHINGTON, D.C., Octo SIR: By order of the commandant of Washington Navy-Yard, and with the approval of the Navy Department, I have prepared a history of the said navy-yard from its origin to the present time, and have turned it over for supervision, etc., to the commanding officer of the yard, Captain Meade, preparatory to its publication by . 2) Four ALS. Three as Commander of the Navy Yard, New York (, and ). The fourth to Commodore Stewart at the Philadelphia Navy Yard dated 4 June regarding the Secretary of the Navy's direction to build a steamship. 3) ADS dated 5 May , Navy Commissioner's Office.
Minute book, Accession 1 volume. Minute book, 28 August April and 21 December , of the Alexandria Union Association of Alexandria, Virginia, consisting of the minutes of the association, list of members and some accounts. One loose page contains what appears to be a list of members’ dues. Chicago daily tribune. [volume] (Chicago, Ill.) , , Image 1, brought to you by Library of Congress, Washington, DC, and the National Digital Newspaper Program. The daily exchange. [volume] (Baltimore, Md.) , Febru , Image 1, brought to you by University of Maryland, College Park, MD, and the National Digital Newspaper Program. When the Confederates captured the yard on Ap , they got not only the salvageable Merrimack and the yard's drydock and shops but also more than heavy cannon and tons of powder for them. Captured cannon from Norfolk armed many of the coastal defenses the Confederacy built during the first year of the : William H. Roberts.
Full text of "Return Of The Dead, Plymouth During The Civil War" See other formats. Full text of "The History of the Navy During the Rebellion" See other formats. Institute of Museum and Library services National Leadership Grant Creation of machine-readable version: Digital Divide Data Creation of Digital images: Digital Divide Data Conver. Whereas on the 15th day of April, , the President of the United States, in view of an insurrection against the laws, Constitution, and Government of the United States which had broken out within the States of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas, and in pursuance of the provisions of the act entitled.