Research Catalog

Papers regarding construction of ships for the United States Navy

Title
Papers regarding construction of ships for the United States Navy, 1885-1898.
Author
Bowles, Francis Tiffany, 1858-1927.

Items in the Library & Offsite


About 5 Items.
Still Loading More items...

Vol/DateFormatAccessStatusCall NumberLocation
volume 1 (Construction of cruiser and gunboat 1885-1894)Mixed materialRequest in advanceAvailableMssCol 356 volume 1 (Construction of cruiser and gunboat 1885-1894)Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
volume 2 (Construction of Auxiliary boats 1885-1895)Mixed materialRequest in advanceAvailableMssCol 356 volume 2 (Construction of Auxiliary boats 1885-1895)Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
volume 3 (Construction of U.S.S. Texas 1886-1898)Mixed materialRequest in advanceAvailableMssCol 356 volume 3 (Construction of U.S.S. Texas 1886-1898)Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
volume 4 (Machines at Norfolk Navy Yard 1887)Mixed materialRequest in advanceAvailableMssCol 356 volume 4 (Machines at Norfolk Navy Yard 1887)Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328
volume 5 (Construction of U.S.S. Raleigh 1888-1894)Mixed materialRequest in advanceAvailableMssCol 356 volume 5 (Construction of U.S.S. Raleigh 1888-1894)Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

Details

Description
1.01 linear feet (5 volumes)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Photographs.
  • Specifications.
Access (note)
  • Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Call Number
MssCol 356
OCLC
758977110
Author
Bowles, Francis Tiffany, 1858-1927.
Title
Papers regarding construction of ships for the United States Navy, 1885-1898.
Restricted Access
Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Summary
These papers of Francis Tiffany Bowles, Assistant Naval Constructor in the United States Navy, relate to the construction of the U.S.S. Texas and the U.S.S. Raleigh, as well as gun boats, auxiliary boats, and other vessels. They include specifications, costs, reports on progress of construction, photographs of progress, information about machines needed at the Norfolk Navy Yard, and data on British war ships and about the speed trial of the Japanese cruiser Naniwa-Kan. The papers also contain data about the U.S.S. Concord and the U.S.S. Detroit.
Research Call Number
MssCol 356
View in Legacy Catalog