Naval Institute Press
Exploring the First Years of the United States Naval AcademyIn October 1845, the United States Naval School began operations at Fort Severn in Annapolis, Maryland. Rechristened the United States Naval Academy in 1850, the Annapolis institution brought together young men from the far r....
Robinson, Michael D.
"Society of Gentlemen: Midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy, 1845-1861,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 12
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol12/iss2/4