Commodore John Barry, "the Father of the American Navy": The Record of His Services for Our Country ... (Google eBook)

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The Author, 1903 - United States - 424 pages
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Contents

VI
58
Rev C Gillespie S J Phila
81
Barry Appointed to the RaleighPursuedEscapesAppoint
93
CHAPTER X
106
Administrator of Estate of Captain Patrick BarryWashing
116
CHAPTER XII
124
CHAPTER XIII
130
Barrys Report of his Cruise to and from France and of
143
CHAPTER XV
162
Rev N J Horan Calais
164
Capt John S Barnes N
165
Rev Jas A Haggarty Port Leyden N
166
Donegan New Castle
167
E Byrne Davenport Iowa
168
Rev M OD Barry Helena
169
John W Hogan Providence
170
John W Hogan Providence
171
P H Quinn Providence R I
174
John J Coyle Philadelphia
175
Capt R S Hayes New York
176
17S James OMara Decatur 111
179
181 C B Hayes Kansas City
181
R F Cullinan Philadelphia
182
CHAPTER XVII
183
1S3 Owen Kelly Philadelphia 184 T Donovan Lvnn Mass
184
Hon J M Campbell Phila
185
Chas J Bigley Philadelphia iSS Jas N Cox Calumet Mich 1S9 Rev W H J Reany U S N 190 D F Bremner Chicago 111
191
N C
192
James Rielly Memphis Tenn
193
Mary Anglin Philadelphia
194
John M Doyle Philadelphia
195
J Murphy Newburg N
196
W J Fitzmaurice Phila
197
William Earley Philadelphia
198
Rev A T Connelly Roxbury
199
Rev Chas Kemper Dayton
200
Rev R L Burtsell Rondout N
201
Rev Martin I J Griffin Minneapolis Minn
202
John F Cunneen Chicago III
205
Rev P F McAlenny Hart ford Conn
206
Warren A Cartier Santa
207
Frank J Lanahan Pittsburg
208
Crimmens Staunton
209
Jas T ONiell Brooklyn
210
Jas Rooney Brooklyn N
211
F C Travers New York
212
Hon ONeill Ryan St Louis
213
Rt Rev Phil J Garrigan Sioux City Iowa
214
R E Morrison Prescott Ariz
215
Jas T Flaherty Philadelphia
216
J E Kelly New York
217
Dr P E McCahey Phila
218
P J Brankiu Philadelphia
219
J H Lynch Brooklyn N
220
Geo W Gibbons Phila
221
Daniel Donovan Lynn Mass
222
Geo E Littlefield Boston
223
John F MAlevy Pawtucket
232
J Washington Logue Phila
233
Maloney Waterbury Conn
234
23? Dr J J Mangan Lynn Mass 236 N Barry Muscatine Iowa
236
N Barry Jr Muscatine Iowa
237
P J Barry
238
239
239
Thomas Barry
240
John Barry
241
Wm Barry
242
J Lynch Bangor
243
John J Wall Philadelphia
244
John A Beggs Philadelphia
245
Hon Victor J Dowling N
246
Jas Geoghegan Salt Lake City Utah
247
P C B ODonovan Phila
248
Rev A J Zeller Philadelphia
249
S E Megargee Philadelphia
250
P J Fahey Pittsburg
251
J E Lowery Sopris Colo
252
Rev Dean Savage Detroit
253
James ONeill Washington
254
W T Doyle Milwaukee
255
P T Barry Chicago 111
257
Dr W L J Griffin Phila
258
P J Kennedy Minneapolis
259
Jas F Kavanagh New York
260
Capt R Somers Hayes N
261
262
262
Rev T J Murphy Flint Mich
263
Daniel Wade Philadelphia
264
R W McCallion Philadelphia
265
Most Rev John Ireland
266
Jas P Bree N Haven Conn
272
J B Cavanagh Manchester
279
CHAPTER XXIII
282
J Bannon W Superior
285
Barry offers his Service to President Washington in Case
290
Rev P I Ulrich Fonddu
291
President Washington Presenting Commission No 1
294
Rev J F Sheahan Pocantico
296
The Building of the Frigate United States
297
Rev J A Kautt Annapolis Md
300
Rev Win Walsh Phila
305
CHAPTER XXVI
310
The United States in Action 352
321
Barry Advises the Creation of a Navy Department and
334
CHAPTER XXIX
356
Instructions of President Adams to Commodore Barry
368
CHAPTER XXXI
375
CHAPTER XXXII
390
CHAPTER XXXIII
405
Tomb of Commodore Barry
410
CHAPTER XXXIV
411
The Epitaph Written by Dr Rush
416
Launch of the Torpedo boat Destroyer Barry
421
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Page 313 - To secure respect to a neutral flag, requires a naval force, organized and ready to vindicate it from insult or aggression. This may even prevent the necessity of going to war...
Page 62 - The soldier flew, the sailor too, And scared almost to death, sir, Wore out their shoes to spread the news, And ran till out of breath, sir. Now up and down, throughout the town, Most frantic scenes were acted ; And some ran here and others there, Like men almost distracted. Some fire...
Page 63 - The royal band now ready stand, All ranged in dread array, sir, With stomach stout to see it out, And make a bloody day, sir. The cannons roar from shore to shore, The small arms make a rattle ; Since wars began I'm sure no man E'er saw so strange a battle. The rebel dales, the rebel vales, With rebel trees surrounded ; The distant woods, the hills and floods, With rebel echoes sounded.
Page 328 - ... that he had never repented but once the having slipped the moment of resigning his office, and that was every moment since, that by god he had rather be in his grave than in his present situation. That he had rather be on his farm than to be made emperor of the world and yet that they were charging him with wanting to be a king.
Page 414 - ... during the term of her natural life : and from and after her decease, I give, devise, and bequeath the same...
Page 317 - ... the honor and interest of the government and its constituents demand ; if a resolution to do justice, as far as may depend upon me, at all times and to all nations, and maintain peace, friendship, and benevolence with all the world ; if an unshaken confidence in the honor, spirit, and resources of the American people...
Page 349 - ... found hovering on the coasts of the United States, for the purpose of committing depredations on the vessels belonging to citizens thereof ; and also to retake any ship or vessel, of any citizen or citizens of the United States which may have been captured by any such armed vessel.
Page 62 - Twas early day, as poets say, Just when the sun was rising, A soldier stood on a log of wood, And saw a thing surprising. As in amaze he stood to gaze, The truth can't be denied, sir, He spied a score of kegs or more Come floating down the tide, sir. A sailor, too, in jerkin blue, This strange appearance viewing, First damn'd his eyes, in great surprise, Then said, " Some mischief's brewing. " These kegs, I'm told, the rebels hold, Pack'd up like pickling herring; And they're come down t' attack...
Page 327 - ... the man who is the source of all the misfortunes of our country, is this day reduced to a level with his fellow-citizens, and is no longer possessed of power to multiply evils upon the United States...
Page 350 - States shall be, and he is hereby, authorized to instruct the commanders of the public armed vessels which are or which shall be employed in the service of the United States to subdue, seize, and take any armed French vessel which shall be found within the jurisdictional limits of the United States...

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