Rear Admiral Charles H. Bell

Date:
1866
Creator:
E. Garreaui

Seated portrait of RADM Charles H. Bell. Bell is wearing his dress uniform w/ sword.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.09
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Untitled

Creator:
Bell, Charles Heyer

Handwritten calling card of Charles Heyer Bell, while commandant of the New York Navy Yard. In cursive black ink is written "Chas. H. Bell, Comd't" on 2" x 4" landscape oriented paper cardstock.

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
2008.01.01
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Signal Board

Date:
c. 1862

Signal board recovered from Cairo's pilot house. Copper wires ran to the engine room to work the brass bell. A horse shoe was found nailed to the bottom of the signal board, presumably for good luck, however it was nailed upside down letting all of the luck run out.

Description (physical):

Wood, board. L 91.4, W 28.7, TH 4.5 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0013
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park

Brigadier General Tyree H. Bell, C.s.a.

Date:
2004
Creator:
Hughes, Nathaniel Cheairs, Jr.
Publisher/Studio:
Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press

The first full-length biography of the man who was known as "Forrest's Right Arm", a model of the citizen-soldier who began as a Kentucky farmer and rose to high command in the army of the Tennessee as a cavalry commander.

Description (physical):

hardcover, 6" x 9", 346 pp: ill., maps;

Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier