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Jeannette Inquiry

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs

Jeannette Inquiry

hearings before the United States House Committee on Naval Affairs, Forty-Eighth Congress, first session, on Apr. 5, 7-9, 14-18, 28-30, May, 1, 2, 9, 10, 12, 1884

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jeannette (Ship),
  • Naval discipline -- United States,
  • Governmental investigations -- United States

  • About the Edition

    Investigates questions of possible Navy officer misconduct during the 1879-1881 Arctic Expedition of the steamer Jeannette, which became icebound and sank, leaving most of its survivors to die while searching for help in Siberia. Testimony largely centers on the alleged mistreatment and death of Jerome J. Collins, a meteorologist and news correspondent for the New York Herald who accompanied the expedition. a. Collins, Jerome J., expedition journal excerpts (p. 841-953). b. Arnoux, William H., arguments on behalf of Navy officers and other respondents, May 17, 1884 (p. 955-997). c. Curtis, George M., arguments on behalf of Daniel F. Collins, petitioner, May 19, 1884 (p. 999-1043). Also considers adequacy of the prior investigation conducted by a naval court of inquiry, which found no misconduct in the Jeannette disaster, especially by Navy officers George W. De Long and George W. Melville. Includes the following documents

    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1046 p
    Number of Pages1046
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15277643M

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Jeannette Inquiry by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs Download PDF EPUB FB2

Members of the subcommitte: Hon. Huch Buchanan, Hon. William McAdoo, and Hon. Charles A. Boutelle. H.H. ALexander, official stenographer. Investigation of alleged unfair treatment of Jerome J. Collins by Lieut.

G.W. De Long on the Jeannette Arctic Expedition. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also available in digital form. Get this from a library. Jeannette inquiry. Before the Committee on Naval Affairs of the United States House of Representatives, Forthy-eighth Congress.

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This book is the House of Representatives formal inquiry to the loss of the Jeannette and the actions of De Long and Melville that led to the loss of lives. A joint resolution of Congress called for a formal Naval Court of Inquiry on the Loss of the Jeannette which was conducted by the Navy in Also available in digital form.

Book/Printed Material Our lost explorers: the narrative of the Jeannette Arctic Expedition as related by the survivors, and in the records and last journals of.

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The book was a critical hit and sold a healthy number of copies, this along with being translated into a number of languages.

Jeannette Walls has been the recipient of the Christopher Ward and the Books for Better Living Award. +The Glass Castle. Jeannette Walls’ first book is a memoir that delves into a dysfunctional yet uniquely vibrant family. Jeannette Walls Settles Down Far From the Noise of New York The author of “The Glass Castle” spent years covering celebrities.

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