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20517

Re: National Archives

Yes, I've got the same experiences when I come over from Australia. I have even had the WRONG records pulled and then told to re-request them at the next pull
Matthew
Aug 22
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20516

Re: National Archives

Sadly, I agree. ________________________________ From: CoastDefense@yahoogroups.com on behalf of vexillarii@...
Bolling
Aug 21
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20515

Re: National Archives

Once upon a time they stayed open 'til 9 two days a week. And I recall when I was first spending my days in the Cartography Reading Room... you could put in
vexillarii
Aug 21
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20514

Re: National Archives

You would probably be correct! Archives in Aus have progressively cut back...although to be frank..when I was in Canberra on a Tuesday evening, there was only
Matthew
Aug 20
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20513

Re: National Archives

Yeah! But my suspicion is that they will all to soon cut it back to 5 PM. ________________________________ From: CoastDefense@yahoogroups.com
Bolling
Aug 20
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20512

Re: National Archives

Yes...I'm a bit curious how 5.45pm constitutes "extended". It'd be good if they extended it to 8 or 9pm. Matt ________________________________ From:
Matthew
Aug 20
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20511

Re: National Archives

Ouch! But thanks for the heads up, Karl! ________________________________ From: CoastDefense@yahoogroups.com on behalf of
Bolling
Aug 18
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20510

National Archives

For those who may not have heard.... the DC area National Archives have stopped having Saturday hours: New research hours of 8:45 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. begin July
vexillarii
Aug 18
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20509

Re: Aliquot part charges

See pages 60 and 61. ________________________________ From: CoastDefense@yahoogroups.com on behalf of Hole in the Head Press
Bolling
Aug 9
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20508

Re: Aliquot part charges

... "Aliquot" means integer division, apparently used as "packaging in a number of equal parts". Term is also used in Medicine and by NASA. Divide the
Bill Ricker
Aug 8
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20507

Aliquot part charges

Can somebody explain Aliquot part charges? Does it apply to the 16-inch gun? Thanks, -- Sam Stokes, Publisher, KG6XYZ Hole In The Head Press Rings of
Hole in the Head Press
Aug 8
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20506

Re: AMP Gen. Mills

Received the following on the USCG Pequot (1904 Gen. Mills) http://indicatorloops.com/usn_pequot.htm Marty Dwyer ________________________________
Arty Dist Engr
Aug 7
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20505

goodies for forts

Fellow fort fanciers, There comes a time in one’s life when one must shift to a lower gear and I think I am now in first gear but still having some fort and
Elliot Deutsch
Aug 6
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20504

Re: Does anyone know the history of this 12-inch Coast Artille...

On Wed, Aug 2, 2017 at 6:43 PM, vexillarii@... [CoastDefense] ... Amusing that they spoonerized the carriage M1982 for M1892 ! Also amusing that Watervliet
Bill Ricker
Aug 2
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20503

Re: National Museum of the US Army

That's a shame... the "soldier story" of the guys at the forts isn't something to be forgotten. Duty at the coastal forts could have a different experience
vexillarii
Aug 2
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