Proceedings Magazine - 1900 Vol. 26/3/95

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Accompanied by Table of Coast Districts and Diagrams as follows:

A. - Section approach, showing dispersion of boats, torpedo fire, and retreat of boats.

B. - Fire of single three-...

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  • The Naval Battle of Manila
    By Lieutenant John M. Ellicott, U. S. Navy

    It will be the writer's endeavor in the present article to present an accurate narrative of the Battle of Manila from the standpoint of a participant and eyewitness and from details gleaned by unremitting inquiry since the battle. The...

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  • Torpedo Operations in Naval Warfare
    Lieutenant L. H. Chandler

    Accompanied by Table of Coast Districts and Diagrams as follows:

    A. - Section approach, showing dispersion of boats, torpedo fire, and retreat of boats.

    B. - Fire of single three-tube boat with adjustable gyroscopes for steering...

  • Memorandum on General Staff for the U. S. Navy
    Captain H. C. Taylor

    Introduction

    The following memorandum was submitted to the Navy Department last winter. The general idea it embodied met with approval, and one of its immediate consequences has been the establishment of a Board to undertake General Staff...

  • An Address Delivered Before the Naval War College, Newport, R. I.
    The Hon. Frank W. Hackett

    Mr. President and Gentlemen of the War College:

    The twelvemonth just past has proved a busy year in national affairs. For the first time since the formation of the Government has it fallen to the President to send from our shores...

  • An Account of Some Past Military and Naval Operations Directed Against Porto Rico and Cuba
    Captain C. H. Stockton

    The waters of the West Indies and Caribbean have been the battleground for various European nations for several centuries. Although not as rich in historic associations as the Mediterranean, to which it has not inaptly been compared, still, the...

  • The Pacific Submarine Cable - Some Remarks on the Military Necessity and the Advantages of a National Cable
    Lieutenant John Hood

    One of the greatest projects before the Congress of the United States, and one that is destined to have the most far-reaching and important influence on the future commercial development of the country, and, greater still, on the military and...

  • The Naval Battle of Manila
    Lieutenant John M. Ellicott

    It will be the writer's endeavor in the present article to present an accurate narrative of the Battle of Manila from the standpoint of a participant and eyewitness and from details gleaned by unremitting inquiry since the battle. The...

  • With Reference to the Size of Fighting Ships
    Captain Asa Walker

    The question has been propounded as to whether the maximum  size of battleships has not been reached or, indeed, exceeded in the construction of vessels of 15,000 tons.

  • Professional Notes

    COALING WARSHIPS AT SEA.

  • Bibliographic Notes

    [American.]

    ARMY AND NAVY JOURNAL.

    May 19, 1900. How to Deal with Orientals. Navy Control of Transports. The Question of Armor-plate. Brilliant Cooperation of the Navy.

    ...
  • Officers of the Institute

    President.

    Rear-Admiral WILLIAM T. SAMPSON, U. S. Navy.

     

    Vice-President.

    ...
  • Special Notice.--Naval Institute Prize Essay, 1900

    NAVAL INSTITUTE PRIZE ESSAY, 1900.

    A prize of one hundred dollars, with a gold medal, is offered by the Naval Institute for the best essay presented on any subject pertaining to the...


 
 

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