Report of Cruise of the Nashville.
16pp printed document beautifully bound in leather and hand-made paper (modern), contents dated March 10, 1862 from Beaufort N.C., contains the first-hand report from the commander of the Nashville
on his blockade-running
activities to escape the port, their trip to Bermuda and on to England, where during the voyage they captured and burned the Harvey Birch
, laying in for repairs in England, an account of England's official activites regarding their neutrality, and the return voyage and running the blockade back into Beaufort, first page of document is Message of the President, next page is Letter of Secretary of Navy, then full account, a Very Fine and extremely rare document from the Confederate Archives, one of only three that are known