Address of Michael J. Ryan, Esq at the Commemoration of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Death of Commodore Barry, Father of the American Navy

By: RYAN, Michael J

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RYAN, Michael J. Address of Michael J. Ryan, Esq at the Commemoration of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Death of Commodore Barry, Father of the American Navy; under the auspices of the Knights of Columbus; delivered at the Grand Opera House Broad and Montgomery Avenue on Sunday September 13, 1903. (Philadelphia): (n.d.). Pp 24. 8vo, printed wraps. A rousing piece of Irish-American oratory, taking as it fit and worthy object County Wexford native John Barry. Barry lived in Philadelphia from age 15, and it was therewhile employed as a merchant captain that he took command of the Black Pri nce, a.k.a. the Alfred, the first warship of the fledgling United States. Ryan eloquently recounts Barry's subsequent martial career, illustrating it as necessary with ballads and memorial verse. Discrete adhesive label to cover, else vg. 90.00

Title: Address of Michael J. Ryan, Esq at the Commemoration of the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Death of Commodore Barry, Father of the American Navy

Author Name: RYAN, Michael J

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Knights of Columbus, 1903,:

Seller ID: 30603

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVAL UNITED STATES BIOGRAPHY PENNSYLVANIA PHILADELPHIA AMERICAN NAVY USN HISTORY,