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The Department of the Navy was founded in 1798 and disbanded in 1947.

Department of the Navy

N 1.1:    Annual Reports of the Navy Department
N 1.2:    General Publications
N 1.7:    Laws
N 1.8:    Explorations and Surveys
N 1.10:    Navy Register
N 1.34:    State Summary of War Casualties 

Hydrographic Office (1866-1947)

N 6.5:    General Catalog of Mariners & Aviators' Charts and Books
N 6.8:    Hydrographic Office Publications 

Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (1842-1947)

N 10.2:    General Publications 

Nautical Almanac Office (1849-1947)

N 11.5:    American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac
N 11.6:    The American Nautical Almanac
N 11.6/3:    The American Air Almanac
N 11.7:    Astronomical Papers Prepared for the Use of the American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac 

Naval Academy (1845-1947)

N 12.1/1:    Annual Report of Board of Visitors
N 12.2:    General Publications 

Naval Observatory (1842-1947)

N 14.1/1:    Annual Reports of Superintendent
N 14.5:    Washington Observations, Publications of Naval Observatory, 1st Series
N 14.9:    Explanations and Sailing Directions to Accompany Wind and Current Charts 

Naval War College (1884-1947)

N 15.7:    International Law Situations
N 15.7/2:    General Index to International law Situations, Topics, Discussions, Documents, and Decisions 

Naval Records and Library Office (1915-1947)

N 16.2:    General Publications
N 16.6:    Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion 

Bureau of Ordnance (1862-1947)

N 18.5:    Ordnance Instructions for Navy 

Sources

This guide was based on work presented by Chris Brown at the University of Denver.  For the original guide see http://libguides.du.edu/BrowseDocs.  Additional information was provided by Donna Andriot's Guide to U.S. Government Publications 2009 edition.

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