Proceedings Magazine - 1893 Vol. 19/3/67

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During several years past special researches have been carried on at the Torpedo Station at Newport in connection with questions that have arisen there and at the Navy Department. Through the...

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  • Results of Some Special Researches at the Torpedo Station
    Lieutenant H. S. Knapp

    During several years past special researches have been carried on at the Torpedo Station at Newport in connection with questions that have arisen there and at the Navy Department. Through the courtesy of the Chief of Bureau of Ordnance, the...

  • The Origin and Work of the Division of Marine Meteorology, Hydrographic Office
    W. H. Beehler

    The Division of Marine Meteorology in the Hydrographic Office of the U.S. Navy Department may be strictly said to have had its origin when Lieutenant Maury became the Superintendent of the U.S. Naval Depot and Observatory in September, 1844.

  • A Loop in the Track of an Ocean Storm
    Ensign Everett Hayden

    A storm-track, as usually shown on weather maps and on the well-known Pilot Chart of the North Atlantic Ocean, published by the U.S. Hydrographic Office, represents the path of the centre of the storm; that is, of the point of lowest barometer....

  • The Krnka-Hebler Tubular Projectiles

    [Reprinted, from United Service Gazette, August 12, 19 and 26, 1893.]

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  • The Buonaccorsi Automobile Torpedo

    [By permission from the Journal of the Royal I United Service Institution]

  • Professional Notes

    CALIBER OF THE NEW NAVY RIFLE.

     

  • Bibliographic Notes

    AMERICAN.

    AMERICAN ENGINEER AND RAILROAD JOURNAL.

    June, 1893. Phillips’ Flying Machine. Manganese Steel. Condensation in Steam Engines. Progress in Flying Machines (...

  • Special Notice

    NAVAL INSTITUTE PRIZE ESSAY, 1894.


    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 naval...


 
 

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