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the rebel ram Tennessee. flag-ship Hartford, West Gulf blockading Squadron, August 16, 1864. sir: I have the honor to inform the Department that on the sixth instant I ordered a survey to be made of the hull, armor, etc., of the iron-clad Tennessee, and I herewith submit the report, (order of survey and report marked Nos. 1 and 2,) as well as a sectional view of the vessel made by Second Assistant-Engineer J. De Graff, of this ship, and a drawing in water-colors by Second Assistant-Engineer Robert Weir, of the Richmond. Very respectfully, your obedient servant, D. G. Farragut, Rear-Admiral, Commanding W. G. B. Squadron. Hon. Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy, Washington, D. C. Report of survey on the rebel ram Tennessee. flag-ship Hartford, Mobile Bay, August 6, 1864. gentlemen: You will please make a strict and careful survey on the rebel iron-clad steamer Tennessee, captured in the engagement of yesterday, describing her hull, armor, machinery, armament, am