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Dewey, George 1837-1917

Overview
Works: 457 works in 755 publications in 1 language and 8,391 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Poetry  Trials, litigation, etc  Personal narratives  Music  Naval history  Autographs  Personal narratives‡vAmerican 
Classifications: E714.6.D51, 973.89
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Autobiography of George Dewey : admiral of the navy by George Dewey ( Book )
15 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
George Dewey's autobiography is essential reading for any student of American naval history. The only man to ever hold the title Admiral of the Navy," Dewey was considered a hero for his victory at the Battle of Manila Bay during the Spanish-American War; his accomplishments helped establish America as a naval power
Report of the Philippine commission to the President by United States ( Book )
in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The strenuous life essays and addresses by Theodore Roosevelt ( Book )
1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A vigorous proponent of what he called the strenuous life, Theodore Roosevelt practiced what he preached. This 1900 collection of essays, buttressed with examples both from history and his own life, sets out the future president's philosophy of perseverance, hard work, and personal honor in the face of hardship
President McKinley and escort going to the Capitol ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed during McKinley's inauguration. The film begins by showing military personnel on horseback. The camera was positioned on a side street and photographed representatives of several different companies of American cavalry. Just as the film ends, foot soldiers and West Point cadets preceding the two horse-drawn carriages, one containing President McKinley's party, come into view
President McKinley taking the oath ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film records President McKinley taking the oath of office. The first camera position shows the seating arrangements prepared for the spectators and witnesses on the steps of the Capitol. At the time the film was taken, there were many empty seats. The second camera position shows the inaugural party during the swearing-in ceremonies. All that can be seen is the black draped balcony and, in the distance, two people standing facing one another, as if they were part of the administration of the oath. The film ends as the newly inaugurated president begins his speech
Record of proceedings of a court of inquiry in the case of Rear-Admiral Winfield S. Schley, U.S. navy by Winfield Scott Schley ( Book )
2 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inquiry into charges of cowardice at the battle of Santiago in 1898
Record of proceedings of a Court of Inquiry in the case of Rear-Admiral Winfield S. Schley, U.S. Navy convened at the Navy-yard, Washington, D.C., September 12, 1901 by Winfield Scott Schley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Remarks on the coasts of Lower California and Mexico by George Dewey ( Book )
4 editions published in 1874 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reminiscences and thrilling stories of the war by returned heroes by James Rankin Young ( Book )
1 edition published in 1899 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Evaluation of the dynamic fracture characteristics of aggregate in PCC pavements by Stanley J Vitton ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Camp Dewey : march by A. Nelson Adams ( )
1 edition published in 1898 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Order modifying composition of Navy General Board] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The admiral by Laurin Hall Healy ( Book )
3 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Autobiography by George Dewey ( Book )
3 editions published between 1913 and 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
He did his duty, will you? join for active service, land and sea : U.S. Marines ... by P. W ( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrait of Admiral George Dewey, with a quotation "No finer military organization than the Marine Corps exists in the world."
 
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