Michelson, Albert A. (Albert Abraham), 1852-1931; Newcomb, Simon, 1835-1909; Holden, Edward S. (Edward Singleton), 1846-1914; Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938; Frost, Edwin Brant, 1866-1935; Sperry, Elmer Ambrose, 1860-1930; Pease, Francis Gladheim,...
X-302 Letter, The Rockefeller Foundation, 61 Broad-
.102 way Nev York, Office of the President, February
28, 1930 to Dr. Walter S. Adams, Mt. Wilson
Observatory; signed Thomas B. Appleget, Vice
President. Acknowledges receipt of letter of
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...
De Haven, Edwin Jesse, 1816-1865; Grinnell Expedition (1st : 1850-1851); Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration; United States Coast and Geodetic Survey; Manuscripts;
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...
My very dear Sir
I have carefully perused your letter to
Commander Mackenzie, and am much gratified to find that
in your mature judgment he has so able an advocate and
support; and I sincerely hope that his conduct in that sad
Tragedy (painful as...
United States.Navy.Court-martial (Mackenzie : 1843); Somers (Brig : 1842-1846); Somers Mutiny, 1842; Courts-martial and courts of inquiry -- United States
CASE OF THE SOMERS' MUTINY
DEFENCE OF ALEXANDER SLIDELL MACKENZIE
COMMANDER OF THE U.S. BRIG SOMERS,
BEFORE THE COURT MARTIAL HELD AT THE NAVY YARD, BROOKLYN
TRlBUNE OFFICE, 160 NASSAU STREET,
CASE OF THE SOMERS'...