Eagle Seamanship: A Manual For Square-rigger Sailing

Date:
1990
Creator:
Edwin H. Daniels
Publisher/Studio:
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press

orginally a manual written for cadets serving on the US Coast Guard's famous training barque, Eagle, revised for all tall ship sailors. Contains history, Specifications, Sailing methods, shipboard emergencies, deck seamanship and glossary

Description (physical):

Paperback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
VK541.E34, LCCN: 89013739
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Interpretive Master Planning

Date:
2002
Creator:
Veverka, John A.
Publisher/Studio:
Walnut Creek, Calif.: AltaMira Press
Description (physical):

Softbound, 8.5" x 11", 162 p.

Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Historic House Museums

Date:
1993
Creator:
Butcher-Younghans, Sherry
Publisher/Studio:
New York, NY: Oxford University Press
Description (physical):

Hardbound, 7" x 9.5", 269 p

Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

1865 Customs Of Service For Non-commissioned Officers And Soldiers, The

Date:
2001
Creator:
Kautz, August V.
Publisher/Studio:
Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books

Kautz was a German immigrant who served in the Mexican War as a private, graduated from West Point in 1852 and served on the American frontier before becoming a General of volunteers in the Civil War and commanding large cavalry formations during the Petersburg and Appomattox operations. He served for 40 years in the West until retiring in 1892. This handbook gives a comprehensive view of the army's organization in 1865 from the perspective of men in the ranks.

Description (physical):

Hardbound, 4" x 5.5", 303 p.

Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Mounted Artillery Drill

Date:
1863
Creator:
Andrews, R. Snowden
Publisher/Studio:
Knoxville, TN: Bohemian Brigade Bookshop & Publishers

Snowden was Lieutenant Colonel Commanding Battalion Artillery in the A.N.V. He based this manual upon the previous work of a U.S. officer of artillery named Patton which was published in New York in 1861. Snowden added the "necessary and essential bugle calls for drill , camp, and field duties" in addition to information about the new 12-pounder Napoleon gun.

Description (physical):

Hardbound, 5" x 7", 164 p.

Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier