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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Soley, James Russell, 1850-1911.
Historical sketch of the United States Naval Academy.
Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1876
|Material Type:||Government publication, National government publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James Russell Soley
|Description:||348 pages 25 cm|
|Contents:||Part 1. Historical sketch: The education of the old Navy ; The Naval school: five years' course --
The period of transition: seven years' course ; Final organization: four years' course ; Grounds ; Buildings ; Library --
Part 2. The Naval Academy in 1876: Academic organization ; Examination for admission ; Departments and course of instruction ; Practice cruises ; Relics and trophies --
Appendix: Report of Secretary Branch, 1830 ; Report of House Committee on Naval Affairs, 1834 ; Report of Secretary Dickerson, 1835 ; Report of Senate Committee on Naval Affairs, 1836 ; First regulations of Naval school ; Specimens of work of cadets (physics and chemistry) ; Commander Buchanan's plan of a Naval school ; Classification of books in library ; List of officers [holding seats at the Academic Board] ; Supplementary notices.
|Responsibility:||Prepared by direction of Rear-Admiral C.R.P. Rodgers, U.S.N, Superintendent Naval Academy, for the Department of Education at the International Exhibition, 1876. By Professor James Russell Soley ...|