Size: 0.25 linear feet
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This collection contains six communiques to Vice Admiral Whitehall from British naval officers. The correspondence relates to the surveillance of the Lay torpedo and its usage by the United States Navy. References to a torpedo station and the Brooklyn Naval Yard are also found in the documents which date between 1872 and 1873.
Acquisition: Acquired from Sotheby's
Processed by: KJC, 10-30-1991; JEF, 4-20-1998