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George Albert Converse Papers and Photographs, 1861-1897

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    • Copy C. & B. No. 3857 E. 1 to 13.

    • Hichborn, Philip, 1839-1910
    • May 6, 1897
    • This is a letter from Chief of the Bureau of Construction and Repair Philip Hichborn to Secretary of the Navy John Long reporting on the preliminary trial of Torpedo Boat No. 6 (Porter) in compliance with the Department's endorsement of April 15,...
    • [Letter to George Converse from David Farragut]

    • Farragut, David Glasgow, 1801-1870
    • April 3, 1868
    • In this letter, Admiral David Farragut orders George Converse to convene aboard the U. S. Flag Ship Franklin for examination of physical qualifications to perform all duties at sea, in preparation for his promotion.
    • [Letter to George Converse from Thornton Jenkins]

    • Jenkins, Thornton A. (Thornton Alexander), 1811-1893
    • April 3, 1873
    • In this letter, Rear Admiral Thornton Jenkins orders George Converse to detach from Lackawanna and report to Captain E. Y. McCauley on the U. S. S. Hartford.
    • [Letter to George Robeson from Paul Shirley]

    • Shirley, Paul
    • April 3, 1873
    • In this letter, Captain Paul Shirley informs Secretary of the Navy George M. Robeson that George Converse has carried on his duties with intelligence and zeal during the more than four months time on duty of the staff of Rear Admiral Thornton A....
    • [Letter to George Converse from Christopher Rodgers]

    • Rodgers, C. R. P. (Christopher Raymond Perry), 1819-1892
    • April 1, 1874
    • In this letter, Chief of the Bureau of Navigation Daniel Ammen notifies George Converse his letter reporting his return home and detachment from the Asiatic Station has been received and to await orders from the date of his arrival at New York.
    • [Letter to George Converse from William Whitney]

    • Whitney, William C. (William Collins), 1841-1904
    • April 25, 1887
    • In this letter, Secretary of the Navy William Whitney orders George Converse to proceed to Wilmington, Delaware on temporary duty under instructions from the Bureau of Ordnance, and when completed, return to Washington, D. C. and resume regular...
    • [Letter to George Converse from William Whitney]

    • Whitney, William C. (William Collins), 1841-1904
    • April 3, 1888
    • In this letter, Secretary of the Navy William Whitney orders George Converse to proceed to Washington, D. C. and report in person to the Chief of Bureau of Ordnance and when completed, return to Newport and resume regular duties.
    • [Letter to George Converse from Benjamin Tracy]

    • Tracy, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1830-1915
    • January 27, 1890
    • In this letter, Secretary of the Navy Benjamin Tracy notifies George Converse to continue in the discharge of present duties until April 30, 1890.
    • [Letter to George Converse from Francis Ramsay]

    • Ramsay, Francis M. (Francis Munroe), 1835-1914
    • April 29, 1890
    • In this letter, Acting Secretary of the Navy Francis Ramsay notifies George Converse to continue in the discharge of present duties until June 30, 1890.
    • [Letter to George Converse from William Sampson]

    • Sampson, William Thomas, 1840-1902
    • April 25, 1893
    • In this letter, Chief of the Bureau of Ordnance William Sampson orders George Converse and the Naval Torpedo Board, of which he is president, assemble at E. W. Bliss Company in Brooklyn regarding automobile torpedoes and their appurtenances and to...
    • [Letter to George Converse from Hilary Herbert]

    • Herbert, Hilary A. (Hilary Abner), 1834-1919
    • April 2, 1895
    • In this letter, Secretary of the Navy Hilary Herbert orders George Converse to report to the Commandant of the Naval Station, and re-convene the Small Arms Board for the purpose of testing such small arms as may be presented to it.
    • [Letter to George Converse from Francis Ramsay]

    • Ramsay, Francis M. (Francis Munroe), 1835-1914
    • April 4, 1895
    • In this letter, Chief of the Bureau of Ordnance Francis Ramsay notifies George Converse of his appointment by the Secretary of the Navy to President of a Board ordered to convene at the Navy Yard in Washington, D. C., and upon completion, to return...
    • [Letter to George Converse from Hilary Herbert]

    • Herbert, Hilary A. (Hilary Abner), 1834-1919
    • April 5, 1895
    • In this letter, Secretary of the Navy Hilary Herbert orders George Converse to report to the Commandant of the Naval Station, Newport, R. I., and re-convene the Small Arms Board on April 15th, instead of April 5th.
    • [Letter to Caspar Goodrich from Montgomery Sicard]

    • Sicard, Montgomery, 1836-1900
    • April 13, 1888
    • In this letter, Chief of the Bureau of Ordnance Montgomery Sicard notifies Commander Caspar Goodrich of a new Herreshoff boiler, specially designed for torpedo boat service and for use in Navy launches that has been installed in a boat belonging to...
    • [Letter to Bancroft Gherardi from William Sampson]

    • Sampson, William Thomas, 1840-1902
    • April 25, 1893
    • In this letter, Chief of the Bureau of Ordnance William Sampson requests Bancroft Gherardi to place the Stiletto at the Naval Torpedo Board's disposal for use to acquire the latest information regarding the methods of handling, manipulating and...
    • [Letter to George Converse from Samuel Lemly]

    • Lemly, Sam. C., 1853-1909
    • April 3, 1895
    • In this letter, Judge Advocate General Samuel Lemly informs George Converse of his appointment as President of the board for the purpose of examining and reporting upon the plans and specifications accompanying the bids received for the...
    • [Letter to George Converse from Hilary Herbert]

    • Herbert, Hilary A. (Hilary Abner), 1834-1919
    • April 2, 1895
    • In this letter, Secretary of the Navy Hilary Herbert notifies George Converse that Ensign N. C. Twining has been appointed a member of the Small Arms Board, in which Converse is a senior member, in place of Ensign A. C. Dieffenbach.

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