avy Department from the iron-clad vessels.
Admiral Dupont attacks the batteries in Charleston harbor, April 7, 1863.
description of the harbor of Charleston.
order of Admiral Dupont previous to attacking the forts.
list of iron-clads engaged in the attack.
iron-clads retire before the heavy fire of the batteries.
the Keokuk disabled and afterwards sunk.
list of damages to the iron-clads.
comparison between the guns on shore and those afloat.
view of the case.
Reflections on Chief Engineer Stimer's letter to the Navy Department.
difficulties encountered by the monitors.
misrepresentations of the attack on Charleston.
General Ripley's instructions for repelling the federal attack on Charleston.
correspondence between President Lincoln and Admiral Dupont, and between Mr. Secretary Welles and Admiral Dupont.
Admiral Dupont retires to Port Royal.
combined attack of Army and Navy on Buffington.
capture of Confederate iron-clad Atlanta by the U. S. S. Weehawken.