Proceedings Magazine - 1880 Vol 6/4/14


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  • Errata
  • The Fleets of the World—The Sail Period
    Commo. Foxhall A. Parker

    After the defeat of the Spanish Armada, with which, as the close of the galley period, our first volume necessarily ended, England fitted out many expeditions against the possessions and commerce of Spain, which, if not always successful, served...

  • The Laws of Hygiene as applied to Berthing, Messing, Ventilation, and Interior Arrangements of Men-of-war
    Henry Lyon, M.D.


    Sept. 30, 1880.

    Henry Lyon, M. D., in the chair.



    The Laws of Hygiene as applied to Berthing, Messing, Ventilation, and Interior Arrangements of Men-of-war....

  • Ice Navigation
    Lieut. Frederick Schwatka

    This subject, embracing in its whole extent the construction of ships—or altering of those that have seen less severe service,—for this peculiar employment, their management and direction under the various combinations of ice-packs,...

  • Prize Essay, 1880



    NAVAL INSTITUTE, ANNAPOLIS, MD. February 18, 1881.

    Rear-Adm. G. B. Balch, U. S. N., in the...

  • The Naval Policy of the United States
    Lieutenant Charles Belknap

    "Sat cito, si sat bene."


  • Professional Notes

    These Articles have not been read before the Institute, but are inserted by direction of the Executive Committee.

    To Determine by the Aid of Azimuth Tables the Effect Upon the Longitude of a Change in the Latitude Used in Working a...

  • Bibliographic Notices

    COLBURN’S UNITED SERVICE MAGAZINE, Oct. 1880. (Naval Articles). Jean de Vienne. The French galleys of the eighteenth century by Mod. Dir. E. Shippen. Progress of torpedo warfare, by Lt. Comd’r. F. M. Barber.



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