Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 2, Volume 3.

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 second series contains "reports, orders, and correspondence relating to -- 1. The condition of the Union Navy in 1861, before the commencement of hostilities, and to its increase during the progress of the war, including the annual and special reports of the Secretary of the Navy and chiefs of the various bureaus. 2. The construction and outfit of the Confederate Navy, including privateers, setting forth also the annual and special reports of the Confederate Secretary of the Navy and chiefs of bureaus. 3. Statistical data of all vessels, Union and Confederate, as far as can be obtained. 4. Returns of naval and military property captured by the navies of both sides during the war. 5. Correspondence relating to naval prisoners" (p. x). Index starts on page 1279.

Creator(s): United States. War Dept.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: 1922  
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: 1922
Coverage:
Place
United States
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
From 1861 to 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 second series contains "reports, orders, and correspondence relating to -- 1. The condition of the Union Navy in 1861, before the commencement of hostilities, and to its increase during the progress of the war, including the annual and special reports of the Secretary of the Navy and chiefs of the various bureaus. 2. The construction and outfit of the Confederate Navy, including privateers, setting forth also the annual and special reports of the Confederate Secretary of the Navy and chiefs of bureaus. 3. Statistical data of all vessels, Union and Confederate, as far as can be obtained. 4. Returns of naval and military property captured by the navies of both sides during the war. 5. Correspondence relating to naval prisoners" (p. x). Index starts on page 1279.

Note:

"Series II--Volume 3. Proclamations, Appointments, etc., of President Davis. State Department Correspondence with Diplomatic Agents, etc."

Physical Description:

1335 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 : Denby, Edwin, 1870-1929 "Published under the direction of The Hon. Edwin Denby, Secretary of the Navy"
  • Other : White, Harry Kidder Colonel Harry Kidder White, U. S. M. C., Office Naval Records and Library
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/metapth192865
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text