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Old 07-03-2017, 02:20 PM
Elendil's Heir is offline
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"The letter, several pages in length and signed by Secretary of the Navy George M. Robeson, was addressed to Commander Thomas O. Selfridge."

From The Path Between the Seas, David McCullough's terrific history of the building of the Panama Canal