Proceedings Magazine - 1889 Vol. 15/4/51

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Less than three years ago The Bethlehem Iron Company broke ground to carry out the writer's proposition for the introduction and erection of complete hydraulic forging machinery for the...

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  • Description of the Works of the Bethlehem Iron Company
    By W. H. Jaques (late United States Navy)

    Less than three years ago The Bethlehem Iron Company broke ground to carry out the writer's proposition for the introduction and erection of complete hydraulic forging machinery for the manufacture of the largest guns and the heaviest...

  • Our Future Navy
    By Rear-Admiral S. B. Luce, U.S. Navy

    By Rear-Admiral S. B. Luce, U.S. Navy.[Reprinted from the North American Review.]

  • Steam Trials of the Royal Italian Ironclad Lepanto
    By Major Nabor Soliani, Royal Italian Navy; Member

    Read at the Thirtieth Session of the Institution of Naval Architects, July 26, 1888; the Right Hon. Earl of Ravensworth, President, in the Chair. [Reprinted from the Transactions of the Institution of Naval Architects, 1889.]

  • Notes on the Management of Boats in the Surf
    By A.A. Ackerman, Ensign, U.S.N.

    The literature on the subject of surf-boating is so scanty and contains so little practical information outside of a few general rules, that the following notes are presented with the hope that they may be of use to the service, rather as...

  • Open Letter Addressed to the American Delegates of the International Maritime Congress by the Providence and Stonington Steamship Company
    Prepared by Lieut.-Commander E.H.C. Leutze, U.S.N.

    Based on the Experience of the President, Captains, and Pilots of the Company.

    To The American Delegates of the International Maritime Conference.

  • Professional Notes

    West Point, N. Y., September 6, 1889.

    To The Secretary U.S. Naval Institute,

                   Annapolis, Md.

  • Book Notices

    The War Department at the Centennial Exposition, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1888.

    This is a complete catalogue of the War Department exhibits, arranged by Capt. A. H. Russell, U. S. A. The exhibits are so...

  • Bibliographic Notes

    AMERICAN CHEMICAL JOURNAL.

    Volume XI, No. 4, April, 1889. Morse and White show that oxides of zinc or cadmium are dissociated in zinc or cadmium vapor respectively. Smith and Frankel give method for the electrolytic separation...

  • Officers of the Institute

    OFFICERS OF THE INSTITUTE.

    1890.

    Elected at the regular annual meeting, held at Annapolis, Md., October 18, 1889.


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    The U. S. Naval Institute was established in 1873, having for its object the advancement of professional and scientific knowledge in the Navy. It now enters upon its seventeenth year of existence, trusting as heretofore for its...


 
 

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