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Fri Mar 21 17:12:58 2014 UTClccn-n878464610.00Peter C. Hains III papers,0.670.97An isthmian canal from a military point of view53213238Peter_Conover_Hainsn 878464612167441lccn-n79107874United StatesCongressHouselccn-n80125852United StatesLight-House Boardlccn-n91005357Reynaud, Léonce1803-1880lccn-n79022161United StatesCongressSenatelccn-n79084108United StatesWar Departmentlccn-n83023226Cowles, Calvin D.(Calvin Duvall)1849-lccn-n79069640United StatesArmyCorps of Engineerslccn-no2011110579David Rumsey Collectionlccn-no2001019087Cartography Associateslccn-no00070245Houston, D. C.(David Crawford)1835-1893Hains, Peter ConoverHistoryMapsLighthousesBeaconsFranceAmerican Civil War (1861-1865)Mississippi--VicksburgFortificationSiege of Vicksburg (Mississippi : 1863)Louisiana--Port HudsonPanama--Panama CanalMilitary readinessUnited StatesMississippi--Big Black RiverMississippiSiege of Jackson (Mississippi : 1863)South Carolina--Charleston HarborMississippi--JacksonHarborsTexas--GalvestonSouth Carolina--CharlestonLouisianaTanks (Military science)GermanyArdennes, Battle of the (1944-1945)Hodges, Courtney H.,Tanks (Military science)--CamouflagePhotograph collectionsM26 (Tank)Ridgway, Matthew B.--(Matthew Bunker),Sherman tankRommel, Erwin,World War (1939-1945)Patton, George S.--(George Smith),Eisenhower, Dwight D.--(Dwight David),OrdnanceWindbreaks, shelterbelts, etcFrance--NormandyBradley, Omar Nelson,TunisiaTanks (Military science)--TestingMilitary campaignsTank warfareAlgeria--Oran18401921186318641875187618771882188318841885188618871888189018911892189418961898189919011902190319091918192119584847889627.922TC375ocn857777815ocn857758126ocn857792323ocn857759673ocn857783440ocn857783623ocn857777190ocn857774563ocn857773412ocn857777833ocn457800498ocn698889302765ocn001331444book18760.88Reynaud, LéonceMemoir upon the illumination and beaconage of the coasts of France242ocn008330695book19010.97Hains, Peter CAn isthmian canal from a military point of view181ocn058993815file0.86Pattison, H. AMap of the defenses of Vicksburg, MissHistoryMaps181ocn058993816file0.86Johnson, John PGalveston, Tex. and its fortifications accompanying report of Major J.P. Johnson, A.A. and I.G., C.S. Army. ; Julius Bien & Co. Lith., N.Y. ; Map of siege operations against the defenses of Charleston harbor, 1863 : showing batteries covering the descent upon Morris Island, July 10, and the subsequent operations resulting in the demolition of Ft. Sumter and the capture of Ft. Wagner & Batty. Gregg, September 7HistoryMaps181ocn058993814file0.86Wilson, Js. HMap of the country between Milliken's Bend, La. and Jackson, Miss. showing the routes followed by the Army of the Tennessee under the command of Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant, U.S. Vls. in its march from Milliken's Bend to rear of Vicksburg in April and May 1863 Map of the siege of Vicksburg, Miss. by the U.S. forces under the command of Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant, U.S. Vols. / Maj. F.E. Prime, chief engr. ; surveyed and constructed under the direction of Capt. C.B. Comstock, U.S. Engrs. and Lt. Col. Js. H. Wilson, A.I. Gen., 1st Lt. Engrs. ; by Major Otto H. Matz, Ills. Vols. ... ; drawn by Chs. Spangenberg, asst. engr. ; Julius Bien & Co. Lith., N.YHistoryMapsMap of Hinds and Warren counties, Mississippi and parts of Claiborne County, Mississippi, and Madison County, Louisiana, showing Union positions in blue and Confederate positions in red, fortifications, "routes followed by the army of the Tenn.," roads, railroads, drainage, some vegetation along the Mississippi River, towns, and a few houses and names of residents. Vicksburg map shows streets, roads, railroads, buildings, military positions, vegetation cover, etc161ocn005771324book18910.47Hains, Peter C"An incident of the battle of Vicksburg."History124ocn045871935map18750.88Houston, D. CMap of Port Hudson and vicinityHistoryMaps71ocn857775108file18900.31St. Leonard's Creek, Maryland. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, with a letter from the Chief of Engineers, report of the examination of St. Leonard's Creek, Maryland. December 26, 1890. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors71ocn857783591file18920.31Vinal Haven, Maine. Letter from the Acting Secretary of War, transmitting, with a letter from the Chief of Engineers, report of the examination of Vinal Haven, Maine. December 7, 1892. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors and ordered to be printed71ocn857798606file18960.31Deepening channel of the harbor of Southwest Baltimore. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting a letter of the Chief of Engineers with an accompanying report, replying to the House Resolution of March 2, 1896, relating to an estimate of the cost of deepening the channel of the harbor of southwest Baltimore (Spring Garden) to the depth of 27 feet. March 16, 1896. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors and ordered to be printed71ocn857777815file18920.31Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia. Letter from the Acting Secretary of War, transmitting, with a letter from the Chief of Engineers, report of the examination and survey of Lynnhaven Bay, Virginia. January 5, 1892. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors and ordered to be printed71ocn857774539file18900.31Upper Machodoc Creek, Virginia. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, with a letter from the Chief of Engineers, a report of the examination of Upper Machodoc Creek, Virginia. December 8, 1890. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors71ocn857777915file18920.31Kennebec River, Maine. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, with a letter from the Chief of Engineers, report of the examination and survey of Kennebec River, Maine, from Waterville to steamboat wharf at Augusta. January 14, 1892. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors and ordered to be printed71ocn857792150file18940.31Preliminary examination of Cape Porpoise Harbor, Maine. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, with letter of the Chief of Engineers, a report of a preliminary examination of Cape Porpoise Harbor, Maine. December 6, 1894. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors and ordered to be printed71ocn857783459file18920.31Rockland Harbor, Maine. Letter from the Acting Secretary of War, transmitting, with a letter from the Chief of Engineers, report of the examination of Rockland Harbor, Maine. December 9, 1892. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors and ordered to be printed71ocn857777833file18920.31Eastern Branch, Potomac River. Letter from the Acting Secretary of War, transmitting, with a letter from the Chief of Engineers, report of the examination and survey of the Eastern Branch of the Potomac River. January 5, 1892. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors and ordered to be printed71ocn857777190file18910.31Nandua Creek, Virginia. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, with a letter from the Chief of Engineers, a copy of the report of the preliminary examination of Nandua Creek, Virginia. March 3, 1891. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors71ocn857764518file18900.31Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting a report from the Chief of Engineers, together with a report and accompanying map from Lieut. Col. Peter C. Hains, Corps of Engineers, upon the practicability and probable cost of an avenue from Washington Monument to Soldiers' Home. August 2, 1890. -- Laid upon the table. August 4, 1890. -- Referred to the Committee on the District of Columbia and ordered to be printed, except the map71ocn857792237file18940.31Preliminary examination of Glen Cove Harbor, Maine. Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, with letter of the Chief of Engineers, report of a preliminary examination of Glen Cove Harbor, Maine. December 6, 1894. -- Referred to the Committee on Rivers and Harbors and ordered to be printed71ocn857757722file18900.31Letter from the Secretary of War, transmitting, in response to a resolution of the 29th ultimo, a letter from the Chief of Engineers with a report in regard to the Aqueduct Bridge over the Potomac River, etc. February 11, 1890. -- Referred to the Committee on Commerce and ordered to be printed11ocn049340590bookHains, Peter CPeter C. Hains III papersArchivesInterviewsPersonal narratives AmericanGeneral description of the collection: The Peter C. Hains III papers include general officers' memoirs in form of interview, centered on use of armor in WWII, Oran, Tunisia, Rommel, Generals Bradley, Eisenhower, Hodges, Ridgway, Patton, and Millikan, tanks, armor, doctrine, Battle of the Bulge, German, Sherman tanks, Pershing tanks, ordnance, D-Day landing at Normandy, Hedgerows11ocn048573834visuHains, Peter CPeter C. Hains photograph collectionPhotographsContains the following types of materials: photographs and dataFri Mar 21 15:11:55 EDT 2014batch15804