Logs of the German Merchant Vessel Rhaetia, compiled 1898? - 1898?, documenting the period 1882 - 1898
ARC Identifier 1772602 / MLR Number I-18 594
Series from Record Group 45: Naval Records Collection of the Office of Naval Records and Library, 1691 - 1945
|Creator(s):||Department of the Navy. Office of the Secretary of the Navy. Office of Library and Naval War Records. (1889 - 1915)|
|Type(s) of Archival Materials:||Textual Records|
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|Inclusive Dates:||1898? - 1898?|
|Coverage Dates:||1882 - 1898|
|Date Note:||Although it is unclear when the Office of Library and Naval War Records received custody of this series, the Department of the Navy purchased the vessel in 1898. The logs cover the period 1882 - 1898.|
|Part Of:||Record Group 45: Naval Records Collection of the Office of Naval Records and Library, 1691 - 1945|
|Arrangement:||Arranged by type of log, and thereunder chronologically.|
|General Note(s):||The Rhaetia was purchased by the U.S. Navy in 1898 and became the USS Cassius, which was later sold to the Army to become the transport Sumner.|
|Variant Control Number(s):||Former HMS/MLR Entry Number: PC-30 Entry 454
HMS/MLR Entry Number: I-18 594
Inventory Entry Number: 594
This entry is located in the "Inventory of the Naval Records Collection of the Office of Naval Records and Library" (I-18).