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Letter, February 17, 1874.

Author: Henry L Abbot
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Holograph letter signed to General Andrew A. Humphreys, Corps of Engineers, USA, February 17, 1874, Willet's Point, NY. Regarding Robert Weir's Whitehead Torpedo which he feels is worthy of a practical trial; however, it should be considered by the Navy Department as it is unsuitable for Army purposes, given its range and depth.
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Named Person: Henry L Abbot; A A Humphreys; Robert Walter Weir; Henry L Abbot; A A Humphreys; Robert Walter Weir
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Henry L Abbot
OCLC Number: 733775826
Description: 1 item ; 8 x 10 in.
Other Titles: Letter from Henry Abbot to General Andrew Humphreys, 17 February 1874

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Holograph letter signed to General Andrew A. Humphreys, Corps of Engineers, USA, February 17, 1874, Willet's Point, NY. Regarding Robert Weir's Whitehead Torpedo which he feels is worthy of a practical trial; however, it should be considered by the Navy Department as it is unsuitable for Army purposes, given its range and depth.

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