The Sailing Navy, 1775-1854

Date:
2000
Creator:
Paul H. Silverstone
Publisher/Studio:
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press

Lists all vessels employed by the the US Navy , 1775-1854, with brief histories of their service.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
VA61.S567, LCCN: 00-048198
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Union Jacks

Date:
2004
Creator:
Michael J. Bennett
Publisher/Studio:
Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press

Details the conditions faced by Union sailors during the Civil War. Focuses on culture, life in various squadrons, race relations, and enlistment.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E591.B46, LCCN: 2003024974
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Naval Percussion Locks And Primers

Date:
1995
Creator:
John A. Dahlgren
Publisher/Studio:
Alexandria Bay, NY: Museum Restoration Services

A reprinting of John A. Dahlgren's treatise on the gun locks and primers in use by the US Navy in the mid-19th century.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
VF510.D34, LCCN: C95-900033
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Voyage To A Thousand Cares

Date:
2004
Creator:
C. Herbert Gilliland
Publisher/Studio:
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press

Edited journal of Master's Mate John C. Lawrence written during his cruise with the African Squadron aboard USS Yorktown, 1844-1846.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
HT1332.L385, LCCN: 2003005263
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Raiders And Blockaders

Date:
1998
Creator:
William Stills, John M. Taylor, Norman C. Delaney
Publisher/Studio:
Washington, DC: Brassey's

Details the history of the naval side of the Civil War.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E591.X83, LCCN: 98-16579
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Showing The Flag

Date:
2004
Creator:
Lawrence J. Bopp and Stephen Bockmiller (editors)
Publisher/Studio:
Charleston, SC: History Press

Civil War diary of Yeoman Moses Safford of USS Constellation.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E591.S24, LCCN: 2004025579
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Showing The Flag

Date:
2004
Creator:
Lawrence J. Bopp & Stephen Bockmiller (editors)
Publisher/Studio:
Charleston, SC: History Press

Civil War diary of Yeoman Moses Safford of USS Constellation

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E591.S24 B, LCCN: 2004025579
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Men And Ships Of The Civil War

Date:
1994
Creator:
Scott Rye
Publisher/Studio:
USA: Longmeadow Press

Overview of the men, ships, and actions of the navies in the Civil War.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
E591.R94, LCCN: 94-47097
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

The Commodores

Date:
1984
Creator:
Leonard F. Guttridge & Jay D. Smith
Publisher/Studio:
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press

Details the history of the early US Navy.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
VA56.G8, LCCN: 84-18906
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Captains Of The Old Steam Navy

Date:
1986
Creator:
James C. Bradford (editor)
Publisher/Studio:
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press

Provides sketch biographies of several prominent 19th century naval officers including Perry, Dahlgren, Maury, Wilkes, Buchanan, Foote, Dupont, Farragut, Semmes, Porter, Rodgers, Shufeldt, and Isherwood.

Description (physical):

Hardback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
V62.C37, LCCN: 86-16399
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum