United States Naval Academy; United States Naval Academy. Superintendent; United States Naval Academy -- Administration; United States Naval Academy -- Alumni and alumnae; United States Naval Academy -- Buildings and grounds; United States Naval...
Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1785-1819; Lake Erie, Battle of, 1813; Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841; United States -- History -- War of 1812 -- Naval operations
Handwritten letter from Oliver Hazard Perry to Major General William Henry Harrison regarding preparations for the Battle of Lake Erie, including the number of Harrison's men to be taken aboard Perry's ships.
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...
United States Naval Academy; United States Naval Academy. Superintendent; United States Naval Academy -- Administration; United States Naval Academy -- Alumni and alumnae; United States Naval Academy. Band; United States Naval Academy -- Buildings...
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'...
Wilson, Eugene Edward, 1887-1974; Wilson, Gevenieve; Westervelt, George Conrad, 1879-; United States.Navy -- Aviation; Daniel Guggenheim Fund for the Promotion of Aeronautics; Air power -- United States; Aircraft industry -- United States --...
Robinson, G. W. (George W.); Oregon (Battleship : BB-3); Spanish-American War, 1898 -- Naval operations; Santiago, Battle of, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba, 1898; Evans, Robley D. (Robley Dunglison), 1846-1912; Sampson, William Thomas, 1840-1902; Schley,...
United States Naval Academy; United States Naval Academy. Office of the Academic Dean; United States Naval Academy. Dept. of English, History, and Government; United States Naval Academy -- Curricula; United States Naval Academy -- Faculty; United...
Search and rescue operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American
Two men from a rescuing destroyer assist a U.S. Navy pilot of a carrier-based plane after he was downed during an action in the Western Pacific. The flier wearing a "Mae West" holds a line from the destroyer's deck as the men guide him to safety.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda; Propaganda, American -- Japan -- History -- 20th century; Yalta Conference (1945); World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial...
Features a two-panel comic strip of a Japanese officer looking through a telescope and a soldier hanging from a tree, as well as a photograph of American landing operations.
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...