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Object Name Book
Title Seamanship Department Notes
Publisher U.S. Naval Academy
Published Date 1917
Summary "Seamanship Department Notes," U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, November 1917. Annapolis, Md: U.S Naval Institute, 1918. A supplementary to Knight's Modern Seamanship and The Deck and Boat Book, USN. "Many of these notes have been issued to midshipmen in pamphlet form. Owing to the great increase in the number of midshipmen at the Naval Academy, this is no longer practicable." 165 pages, illustrated. Inscribed inside cover: J.C. Bank / Ensign / U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Md." Chapters: Cutters; Sailing Launches; Small Boats; Notes on Ground Tackle; Moorings of a Ship Alongside a Dock; Collision Mat; Rules of the Road Pertaining to Lights; General Order 154; Handling Battleships in Formation; Hints to Young Officers Taking the Deck; Notes on Writing the Deck Log; Aids to Learning Signal Codes; The Mooring Board; Duties of a Recorder of a Summary Court-Martial.
Object ID Number 2009.011.008
Subjects Navigation
United States. Navy-Sailors' handbooks