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Investigation by the Committee on Naval Affairs [electronic resource]: Usefulness of Patents and Inventions in the Naval Service: Hearings Before the United States House Committee on Naval Affairs, Forty-Fourth Congress, First Session, on Feb. 4, 8, 21, Mar. 3, 15, 1876

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs
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Online; EBook; Government Document
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Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1876.
Language
English
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
Summary
Investigates questions and issues surrounding Navy expenditures to test certain inventions, particularly the steam boiler attachment and the combination rifle and smooth-bore gun, both invented by Norman Wiard. Appendix (p. 79-172) contains letters, test reports, newspaper articles, tabular material, and other documentation.
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172 p. ; cm.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection (last viewed Nov. 2009) Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
  • Access to the Congressional Hearings Digital Collection is restricted by license to users on UVA's network. This document may also be available in print or microform at either UVa's Alderman or Law Libraries.
  • CIS No. HRG-1876-NAH-0009
  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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Electronic reproduction. [Bethesda, Md.] : ProQuest, 2004. digital, PDF file. ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection. Mode of access: World Wide Web via ProQuest website.
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