U.S. Brig Somers, New York Jan 11, 1843
My dear Sir,
In taking up my pen to reply to
your valuable and most welcome letter of the 3 instant I have
little hope of expressing to you a tithe of the gratification which
I have derived myself, and a...
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explored; opportunity for further discovery, and more minute
observation than has been hitherto enjoyed in that region , will,
we have no doubt, be open to them; and while a ll these gallant
adventurers are entitled to our kindliest...
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Following in the footsteps of these Army riflemen, a U.S. Navy photographer records the dramatic search for Jap snipers in the ruins of Manila's Walled City on February 26, 1945. Last major stronghold of the cornered foe, the Walled City was...
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