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'...
Batcheller, Oliver Ambrose., 1842-1893; United States. Navy. West Gulf Squadron; United States Naval Academy -- Students -- Correspondence; Concord (Patrol gunboat PG-3); Mobile Bay, Battle of, Ala.,1864; United States -- History -- Civil War,...
Wilmot, Louise C.,1942-; United States. Navy -- Women; United States. Naval Training Center (Orlando, Fla.); United States. Naval Education and Training Command; Philadelphia Naval Shipyard (Philadelphia, Pa.); Manuscripts; Speeches;...
Smith, Watson, d. 1864; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Naval operations; United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Riverine operations; Manuscripts; Correspondence; Orders (military records); Rosters;
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.
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972;Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
For his trip to the Big Three meeting with Churchill and Stalin, President Truman chose an 'old salt' of many historic occasions, the U.S.S. AUGUSTA. The Commander-in-Chief wasted little time in getting 'squared away' aboard the heavy cruiser. He...
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Alaska -- Aleutian Islands; Attu Island (Alaska), Battle of, 1943; Landing craft -- United States;
Landing craft dot the water as the first wave of Americans headed for a job on Attu Island in the Aleutians, in May 1943. Almost a year before the Japs had occupied Attu, Agattu, and Kiska in the Western Aleutians, had failed to capture Dutch...
Roosevelt, Franklin D (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; Leahy, William D. (William Daniel), 1875-1959; World War, 1939-1945;
The President proved to be fascinated onlooker at the army's Jungle Training Unit, where soldiers are drilled in the intricacies of tropic combat. Colonel William Saffarans (wearing jungle suit) outlines the 'curriculum' to Mr. Roosevelt as a...
Atcheson, George, 1896-1947; Ba U, U, b. 1887; Dulles, John Foster, 1888-1959; Gascoigne, Alvary Frederick, Sir, 1893-1970; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Masaoka, Mike, 1915-; Menzies, Robert, 1894-1978; Mikasa no Miya Takahito, Prince, son of...