Proceedings Magazine - 1894 Vol. 20/3/71

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By Commander F. E. Chadwick, U. S. N.*

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  • Naval Department Organization
    Commander F. E. Chadwick, U. S. N.

    By Commander F. E. Chadwick, U. S. N.*

  • The Manufacture of Heavy Ordnance and Armor: Their Ballistics and Resistance
    W. H. Jaques

    The Manufacture of Heavy Ordnance and Armor: Their Ballistics and Resistance *

    Mr. Chairman, Members, and Guests:—With the exception of taking a small...

  • Orders and Signals of the Venetian Fleet. Commanded by Mr. James Dolfin, A.D. 1365
    Rear-Admiral Luigi Fincati, of the Italian Navy

    INTRODUCTORY.

  • The Dygogram; Its Construction, Description and Use
    By Lieutenant John Gibson, U. S. N.

    The dygogram is one of the graphic methods of representing the deviations of the compass for magnetic headings ; it also shows the horizontal components of the magnetic force acting on the compass needle, the directions in which they act, and the...

  • Naval Ordnance
    P. R. Alger, Professor of Mathematics, U. S. Navy

    Naval Ordnance*

    Before entering upon the description of modern naval ordnance, which it is the object of this lecture to present to you, it will perhaps be...

  • Changes in the Battle Exercises of the French Infantry
    Translated by H. G. Dresel Lieutenant, U. S. N.

    [ From Militär Wochenblatt.]

    Translated by H. G. Dresel, Lieutenant, U. S. N.*


    The instructions of January 3, 1889,...

  • Professional Notes

    THE FLETCHER RAPID-FIRE BREECH MECHANISM.

    Lieut. F. F. Fletcher, U. S. Navy, has invented a breech mechanism for rapid-fire guns that will soon be tested at Indian Head. One has been completed...

  • Review: Naval Battle Tactics
    By Lieut.-Comdr. R. Wainwright, U. S. Navy

    REVIEW OF THE R. U. S. I. PRIZE ESSAY, BY COMMANDER STURDEE, R. N.

  • Book Notices

    Elementary Naval Tactics. By Commander Wm. Bainbridge-Hoff, U. S. Navy. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1894.

  • Bibliographic Notes

    AMERICAN.

    ARMY AND NAVY JOURNAL.

    June 2, 1894. Harveyized Armor.

    June 16. The Naval Alumni Dinner.

    June 23. Character of the Armor...

  • Special Notice

    NAVAL INSTITUTE PRIZE ESSAY, 1895.


    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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