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Confidential correspondence of Gustavus Vasa Fox, Assistant Secretary of the Navy, 1861-1865

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Published by Printed for the Naval History Society by the De Vinne Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Correspondence,
  • United States,
  • Naval operations,
  • United States. Navy,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Robert Means Thompson and Richard Wainwright
    SeriesPublications of the Naval History Society -- v. 9-10, Publications of the Naval History Society -- v. 9-10.
    ContributionsThompson, Robert Means, 1849-1930, ed, Wainwright, Richard, 1849-1926, joint ed
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24990467M
    OCLC/WorldCa546149

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Excerpt from Confidential Correspondence of Gustavus Vasa Fox, Vol. 1: Assistant Secretary of the Navy Secretary of the Navy The letters printed herein are selected from the F ox Papers, whose publication has long been hoped for by the Navy.

Mrs. Fox, by her will, left these papers to her nephews, Woodbury, Montgomery and Gist Blair, who have wisely retained them until the Author: Robert Means Thompson. : Confidential Correspondence Of Gustavus Vasa Fox V1: Assistant Secretary Of The Navy, () (): Fox, Gustvus Vasa, Thompson, Robert Means, Wainwright, Richard: BooksAuthor: Gustvus Vasa Fox.

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Confidential Correspondence of Gustavus Vasa Fox, Assistant Secretary of the Navy Thompson, Robert & Wainwright, Richard (ed.). Civil War letters, John Parkhurst to his wife Lizzie (Pearson) Parkhurst.

^Robert M. Thompson and Richard Wainwright, Confidential Correspondence of Gustavus Vasa Fox, Assistant Secretary of the Navy, » 3 vols. (New York, ), IX, 5Annual Report of the Secretary of the Navy, +, 2nd Session, 38th Congress, Executive Document No.

1, part 6, VI, p. 6Author: Charles Henry Delafield. 17 Fox to Du Pont, June 3,Gustavus Vasa Fox Papers, New-York Historical Society (NYHS). 18 Ibid. 19 Robert M. Browning Jr., From Cape Charles to Cape Fear, The North Atlantic Blockading Squadron during the Civil War (), pp. - 20 Fox remained sensitive about his failure to resupply Fort Sumter.

Fox never forgot this failure. Gustavus Vasa Fox (J – Octo ) was an officer of the United States Navy, who served during the Mexican-American War, and as Assistant Secretary of the Navy during the Civil War.

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