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

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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, ...

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1335 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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United States. War Department. 1922.

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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.

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1335 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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

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  • Call Number: W 45.5
  • OCLC: 5194016 | External Link
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 06-35188
  • Library of Congress Control Number: sn 85-64154
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth192865

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War of the Rebellion

This compilation of the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies contains four series of volumes covering military operations in the field, prisoners of war, and the correspondence, orders, reports, and returns of Union and Confederate authorities.

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  • 1922

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  • 1861 - 1865

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United States. War Department. Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion. Series 2, Volume 3., book, 1922; Washington D.C.. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth192865/: accessed July 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.