Proceedings Magazine - 1881 Vol 7/1/15

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PRESIDENT.

REAR-ADMIRAL JOHN RODGERS.

VICE-PRESIDENT.

REAR-...

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Officers of the Institute, 1881

PRESIDENT.

REAR-ADMIRAL JOHN RODGERS.

VICE-...

List of Members

LIST OF MEMBERS.

501.

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Necrology

Chief Engineer Harman Newell. Born in Pennsylvania. Appointed Third Assistant Engineer, Sept. 22, 1849. Office...

Annual Report of the Secretary

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE SECRETARY.

Mr. President, and Members of the Institute:—

Annual Report of the Treasurer

U. S. Naval Academy.

Annapolis, Jan’y 7th, 1881.

Gentlemen:

Deflecting Armor

The construction of war ships has within the last forty years undergone many changes; among these have been the abandonment of sails as a sole...

The Recent Investigations of the Gulf Stream by the U. S. Coast and Geodetic Steamer Blake

I consider it a great honor to be connected in any way with the investigation of this great river of the ocean, and it will give me pleasure to...

The Type of (I) Armored Vessel, (II) Cruiser, Best Suited to the Present Needs of the United States

"Aut Caesar, aut nullus."

 

Professional Notes

The Effect of Great Cold Upon Magnetism.

An investigation upon the magnetic condition of steel and upon the magnetic...

The Type of (I) Armored Vessel, (II) Cruiser, Best Suited to the Present Needs of the United States

"In via virtute via nulla.''

 

Mr. President and Gentlemen:—

The attention of this Institute has been...

Repairing a Broken Crank with Wire Rope.

The following description of the temporary repairs made to the broken cranks of the U. S. S. Pensacola, by Passed Assistant Engineer Geo. W....

Book Notices

Notices and reviews of professional publications may be inserted under this heading, provided a copy to be deposited in the library...

Bibliographic Notices

ARMY AND NAVY MAGAZINE, Jan., 188k (Naval articles). The Russian Navy, the story of the cruisers. Naval artillery. The De Bay propellor.

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Books Received

American Geographical Society. Bulletin No. 2 of 1880.

American Society of Civil Engineers, Transactions, Jan.,...

Naval Institute Prize Essay, 1882

A Prize of one hundred dollars and a gold medal of the value of fifty dollars is offered by the Naval Institute for the best essay...


 
 

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