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Mordecai, Alfred 1804-1887

Overview
Works: 40 works in 71 publications in 2 languages and 738 library holdings
Genres: Digests  History  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: UF145, 355
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Most widely held works by Alfred Mordecai
Military commission to Europe in 1855 and 1856. Report of Major Alfred Mordecai, of the Ordnance department by United States ( Book )
10 editions published between 1860 and 1861 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A digest of the laws relating to the military establishment of the United States by Alfred Mordecai ( )
7 editions published in 1833 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of experiments on gunpowder, made at Washington arsenal, in 1843 and 1844 by Alfred Mordecai ( Book )
4 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ordnance manual for the use of officers of the United States Army by United States ( Book )
6 editions published between 1850 and 2000 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Artillery for the United States land service by United States ( Book )
5 editions published in 1849 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Second report of experiments on gunpowder, made at Washington arsenal, in 1845, '47, and '48 by Alfred Mordecai ( Book )
1 edition published in 1849 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Expériences sur les poudres de guerre, faites a l'arsenal de Washington en 1843-1844 by Alfred Mordecai ( Book )
1 edition published in 1846 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Artillery for the land service of the United States : plates ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Military commission to Europe in 1855 and 1856 by Alfred Mordecai ( Book )
2 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Opening days of Jackson's presidency as seen in private letters ( )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence by Clara K Paige ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters written by cadets, graduates and others to Clara Paige, a visitor and guest at West Point
Report of Major Alfred Mordecai, of the Ordnance department by United States ( Book )
2 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report on hourly observations of the thermometer, at Frankford Arsenal, Pennsylvania -- by Alfred Mordecai ( Book )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers by Alfred Mordecai ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Army officer. Letter, West Point, 25 Oct. 1820, to his sister in Richmond, Va. describing cadet life and asking of family news; letter, Washington, 14 July 1830, to Messers. E.L. Carey and L.A. Hart of Philadelphia regarding purchase of a book on navigation; contemporary copy of a letter, Washington, 29 April 1832, to Senator John Tyler discussing promotions
Papers by David Bates Douglass ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Professor of mathematics and Engineering, USMA 1815-1831. Correspondence related to appointment as professor at USMA, the Schoolcraft expedition and military events during the war of 1812
Papers by A. D Bache ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
President, Girard College, 1836-1841; Superintendent, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1843-1867. Letters to Alfred Mordecai, 1839 and 1858, one discussing a new book, the other inviting Mordecai for a visit; letter to Col. George W. Cullum, 20 May 1861 discussing William Terrill's difficult decision to remain with the Union forces rather than to return to his native Virginia and fight for the Confederate States of America. Enclosed, Bache forwards a copy of a letter to Terrill from his father in which Mr. Terrill bemoans his son's actions and labels him a traitor. The last item in the collection is a letter dated, 15 Dec. 1851, Washington, D.C. discussing appropriated funds for an experiment
Charlotte Hanes Harding autographs collection by Charlotte Harding ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains seven engraved portraits, sixty-nine letters, and fifteen autographic documents by notable American and French politicians, presidents, and military leaders. Among the correspondents are John Quincy Adams, Louis Agassiz, Lewis Bagot, Nathaniel Prentiss Banks, Edward Bates, G.T. Beauregard, Louis Bonaparte, Sir David Brewster, William Jennings Bryan, James Buchanan, Ambrose Everett Burnside, John C. Calhoun, Simon Cameron, Peter Cooper, Tench Coxe, George Crook
On the manufacture of military projectiles by Frédéric Jacques Culmann ( Book )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter, [18]57 June 28, Camp Quitman, West Point [to] Alfred Mordecai by Alfred Mordecai ( )
1 edition published in 1857 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter to his father telling of his exciting first days as a cadet
On the fabrication of military projectiles by Frédéric Jacques Culmann ( )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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French (2)