Leary, Richard Phillips, 1842-1901; Leary, Herbert Fairfax; Adler (Gunboat); Spanish American War -- Naval Operations; Guam -- Politics and Government; Philippines -- History -- Philippine American War, 1899-1902; Manuscripts; Correspondence;...
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'...
CRUISE OF THE SOMERS:
ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE
DESPOTISM OF THE QUARTERDECK
THE UNMANLY CONDUCT OF COMMANDER MACKENZIE
"Difficulty is a bugbear to children, a stimulus to men."
J. WINCHESTER, NEW WORLD PRESS, 30 ANN ST.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines; Franklin (Aircraft carrier : CV-13); Aircraft carriers -- United States;
Barely discernible against the sky, a Japanese dive bomber swoops down in a vain effort to hit a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier blazing away with anti-aircraft guns. This was one of the many kaleidoscopic scenes that occurred during the Jap attack on...