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" At the end of the engagement, it was discovered by those of our officers who went alongside of the enemy's ship, with the wounded, that her mid-ship section, on both sides, was thoroughly iron-coated ; this having been done with chains, constructed for... "
House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d ... - Page 108
by United States. Congress. House - 1865
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Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States with ..., Volume 6

Department of State (USA). - United States - 1865
...rail to the water's edge, the whole covered over by a thin outer planking, which -gave no indica tion of the armor beneath. " This planking had been ripped...indented in many places, and forced partly into the ship'* side. She was most effectually guarded, however, in this section from penetra tion. The enemy...
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The History, Civil, Political and Military, of the Southern ..., Volume 4

Orville James Victor - United States - 1861
...whirh gave no indication of the armor beneath. " This planking had been ripped off in every di rection by our shot and shell, the chain broken and indented in many places, and forced partly into the •hip'a side. She was most effectually guarded, however, in this section from penetration. The enemy...
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The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States ...

Horace Greeley - Slavery - 1866
...section on both sides was thoroughly iron-coated; this having been done with chain constructed for tho in accordance with my purpose so to do, publicly proclaimed...hundred days from the day first above mentioned, order Now let us hear Capt. "Winslow on this point : "The Alabama had been five days in preparation. She...
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An Englishman's View of the Battle Between the Alabama and the Kearsarge: An ...

Frederick Milnes Edge - United States - 1864 - 47 pages
...water's edge, the whole covered over by a thin'outer planking, which gave no indication of the armour beneath. This planking had been ripped off in every...in this section from penetration." " The enemy was heavier than myself, both in ship, battery, and crew, (!) but I did not know until the action was over...
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Report of the Secretary of the Navy

United States. Navy Department - 1864
...the armor beneath. 'Ibis planking had be<-n ripped off in every direction (!) by our shot and fchell, the chain broken and indented in many places, and...in this section from penetration." "The enemy was heavier than myself, both in ship, battery, and crew, (!) but I did not know until the action was over...
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Annual Reports of the Navy Department: Report of the Secretary of the Navy ...

United States. Navy Dept - Naval art and science - 1864
...outer planking, which gave no indication of the armor beneath. "This planking hud been ripped ofi' in every direction by our shot and shell, the chain broken and indented in many places, and forced purtly into the ship's side. She was most t'tlectually guarded, however, in this section from penetration....
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Papers Relating to Foreign Affairs, Part 2, Volume 1

United States. Department of State - United States - 1865
...indication of the armor beneath. This planking had been ripped off in every direction (!) by onr ehot and shell, the chain broken and indented in many places,...in this section from penetration." " The enemy was heavier than myself, both in shipj battery, and crew, (!) but I did not know until Mr action wat ocer...
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Southern History of the War: The Last Year of the War

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1866 - 363 pages
...that her midship section, on both sides, was thoroughly iron-coated ; this having been done with chain constructed for the purpose, placed perpendicularly...guarded, however, in this section from penetration." The loss of the Alabama was a most severe blow to the privateer service of the South. That service had...
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The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States ...

Horace Greeley - Slavery - 1866
...that her midship section on both sides was thoroughly iron-eoated; this having been done with chain constructed for the purpose, placed perpendicularly...guarded, however, in this section, from penetration." Now let us hear Capt. Winslow on this point : "The Alabama had been five days in preparation. She had...
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THE AMERICAN CONFLICT: A HISTORY OF THE GREAT REBELLION IN THE UNITED STATES ...

HORACE GREELEY - 1866
...that her midship section on both sides was thoroughly iron-coated; this having been done with chain constructed for the purpose, placed perpendicularly...guarded, however, in this section, from penetration." Now let us hear Capt. Winslow on this point: "The Alabama had been five days in preparation. She had...
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