A History of the USS Mount Vernon Author:James Madison Doyle "A History of the U.S.S. Mount Vernon" is a compilation of logs from the ship's official diary, from October 1917 to May 1919. This book chronicles the 14 voyages of the famous "Queen of the Transport Fleet" through May 1919 taken directly from the ship's logs, and complemented with 61 photographs. — It also includes various details of the ship'... more »s capacities, an address by Hon. Josephus Daniels, Secretary of the Navy, dated May 11, 1919, a roster of officers, and a roster of crew.
Published in 1919, this is an excellent primary source book of the operations and duties of U.S. transport ships in World War I.« less