Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 1, Volume 5.

Description:

Records of the War of the Rebellion include copies of naval correspondence (reports, letters, telegrams, and general orders) from both the Union and Confederate Navies discussing their operations. According to the introduction in the first volume, the first series "embraces the reports, orders, and correspondence, both Union and Confederate, relating to all naval operations on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and inland waters of the United States during the war of the rebellion, together with the operations of vessels acting singly, either as cruisers or privateers, in different parts of the world. These reports are accompanied by such diagrams and maps as may be necessary" (pp. ix-x). Index starts on page 815.

Creator(s): United States. War Dept.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1897
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
War of the Rebellion
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1897
Coverage:
Place
United States
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From April 4, 1861 to July 31, 1865
Description:

Records of the War of the Rebellion include copies of naval correspondence (reports, letters, telegrams, and general orders) from both the Union and Confederate Navies discussing their operations. According to the introduction in the first volume, the first series "embraces the reports, orders, and correspondence, both Union and Confederate, relating to all naval operations on the Atlantic and Gulf coasts and inland waters of the United States during the war of the rebellion, together with the operations of vessels acting singly, either as cruisers or privateers, in different parts of the world. These reports are accompanied by such diagrams and maps as may be necessary" (pp. ix-x). Index starts on page 815.

Note:

"Series I--Volume 5. Operations on the Potomac and Rappahannock Rivers, From December 7, 1861, to July 31, 1865. Atlantic Blockading Squadron, From April 4 to July 15, 1861."

"By authority of an Act of Congress approved July 31, 1894."

Physical Description:

xxi, 916 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Keyword(s): War of the Rebellion papers | Union Navy | Confederate Navy | reports | navies | correspondence | letters | officers | operations | squadrons
Contributor(s):
  • Other : Herbert, H. A. "Published under the direction of The Hon. H. A. Herbert, Secretary of the Navy"
  • Other : Rush, Richard Lieut. Commander Richard Rush, U. S. Navy, Superintendent Naval War Records
  • Other : Woods, Robert H. Mr. Robert H. Woods
Serial Title: The War of the Rebellion: Navy Records
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
War of the Rebellion
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: W 45.5
  • OCLC: 5194016 |
  • LCCN: 06-35188
  • LCCN: sn 85-64154
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth192840
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text