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NAVAL REPORTS. A group of 22 printed U.S. Naval documents, 1802-1815, comprising Letters from the Secretary of the Navy, Reports of Congressional Committee on Naval Affairs. All in 8vo, wrappers (most foxed and stained, some chipped with losses). Housed in a three-ring binder. Items include: Message from the President of the United States Communicating to Congress A Letter received from Capt. Bainbridge, Commander of the Philadelphia Frigate giving information of the Wreck of that vessel on the Coast of Tripoli; and that Himself, His Officers and Men, had Fallen into the Hands of the Tripolitans. 20 March 1804. Report of the Secretary of the Navy, containing an estimate of the Expences of the Marine Corps, for the Year 1801. [With:] U.S. NAVY. A collection of original envelopes cancelled on board 50 American ships attacked by the Japanese at Pearl Harbor. [Also with:] NAVAL. A manuscript ship’s ledger, possibly USS Minnesota.

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NAVAL REPORTS. A group of 22 printed U.S. Naval documents, 1802-1815, comprising Letters from the Secretary of the Navy, Reports of Congressional Committee on Naval Affairs. All in 8vo, wrappers (most foxed and stained, some chipped with losses). Housed in a three-ring binder. Items include: Message from the President of the United States Communicating to Congress A Letter received from Capt. Bainbridge, Commander of the Philadelphia Frigate giving information of the Wreck of that vessel on the Coast of Tripoli; and that Himself, His Officers and Men, had Fallen into the Hands of the Tripolitans. 20 March 1804. Report of the Secretary of the Navy, containing an estimate of the Expences of the Marine Corps, for the Year 1801. [With:] U.S. NAVY. A collection of original envelopes cancelled on board 50 American ships attacked by the Japanese at Pearl Harbor. [Also with:] NAVAL. A manuscript ship’s ledger, possibly USS Minnesota.

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