Proceedings Magazine - 1884 Vol 10/4/31

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In offering the following pages, it has been my aim to show the necessity for the establishment of steel gun factories in the United States; to extend the information collected, and...

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  • Preface
    W. H. Jacques

    In offering the following pages, it has been my aim to show the necessity for the establishment of steel gun factories in the United States; to extend the information collected, and the conclusions reached, by the Gun Foundry Board;...

  • The Establishment of Steel Gun Factories in the United States
    By Lieutenant W. H. Jaques, U. S. N.

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    Introduction.

    "Before the introduction of rifled cannon, and the use of steel as the material for their construction, the United States boasted of her Dahlgren and Rodman cast-iron guns, which...


 
 

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