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;
BY THE COMMISSIONERS FOR EXECTTTING THE OFFICE
OF LORD HIGH ADMIRAL OF THE UNITED
KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND ,
l. Her Majesty's Government having determined that
further endeavours shall be made to trace the progress of
New York Jany 3rd 1843
Although a personal stranger to you, I cannot
restrain the expression of my feelings to you, in this moment of
universal excitement—I am a very old soldier of the Revolution,
and was present at Head...
Vinock, Eli, 1914-1996; United States Naval Academy -- Admission; United States Naval Academy -- Alumni and Alumnae; United States Naval Academy. Naval Academy Preparatory School; Destroyers (Warships) -- United States -- Design and construction;...