TITLE

One century ago, Irish immigrant John P. Holland perfected the U.S. Navy's first practical

AUTHOR(S)
Welch, Richard F.
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Military History;Oct99, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates how John P. Holland, one of the century's pioneering inventors perfected the first practical submarine of the United States Navy christened as USS Holland (SS-1). Highlights of Holland's career in the submarine business; Details of the USS Holland's sea trials; Amount paid by the US government for purchasing the USS Holland.
ACCESSION #
2186576

 

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