Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 138 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
...Washington, D. C.
United States steamer New national, Mound City, June 27, 1864.
sir: Agreeably to your request, I have the honor of submitting the following report of the loss of the United States steamer Signal:
Leaving Alexandria on the fourth of May, she proceeded down the river, and anchored at night in company with United States steamer Covington and transport Warner.
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