Bombardment Of Forts Hatteras And Clark-8/28/1861

Date:
1861
Creator:
Lithograph by J.P. Newell

Bombardment of Forts Hatteras and Clark by the US fleet under the command of Flag Officer Silas Stringham on the 28th and 29th of August 1861. Commander Henry Stellwagen's steamers Adeliade and George Peabody are visible in the foreground. Other vessels include Cumberland, Wabash, Minnesota, Susquehanna, Harriet Lane, and Powhatan. Color.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.56
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Mercedita Under Attack By Css Palmetto State-1/31/1863

Date:
1863
Creator:
Etching

CSS Palmetto State and CSS Chicora engaging Union blockaders off Charleston, SC on the night of January 31, 1863. USS Mercedita in center being rammed by CSS Palmetto State. Mercedita was under the command of Capt. Henry Stellwagen. Ships from left to right: CSS Chicora, USS Mercedita, CSS Palmetto State, and USS Keystone State.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.57
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Master's Mate Edwin H. Miller-1862/3

Date:
1862-1863
Creator:
Alfredo Noack

Print of CDV showing Master's Mate Edwin H. Miller. He is standing, in uniform, with his cap in his left hand. Right hand is resting on a table.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.70
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Sgt. Timothy Whelan-postwar

Date:
1880s
Creator:
Unknown

Photograph of Sgt. Timothy Whelan taken sometime after the Civil War. Bust view. Whelan is looking left and is wearing a suite and tie.

Description (physical):

5.25x7.25

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.66
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Moses Safford-postwar-1880s/1890s

Date:
1880s-1890s
Creator:
Unknown

Colot copy of photograph of Moses Safford, taken sometime in the 1880s or 1890s. Safford is wearing a dark suit and white shirt. Oval image.

Description (physical):

8.5x11

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.65
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Rear Admiral David Dixon Porter-1865

Date:
1864-1865
Creator:
Unknown

CDV of Rear Admiral David Dixon Porter. Bust view, 3/4 view, Porter is looking to the right. Shoulder straps are partially visible. 1865.

Description (physical):

2.5x4

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
RP1.25
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Gosport Navy Yard-1850s

Date:
1850s
Creator:
Engraving

Photographic copy of engraving depicting the Norfolk (Gosport) Navy Yard in the 1850s. The two ship houses are visible in background, with USS Pennsylvania to the left. A small sloop of war is visible to the right. The crane for stepping masts is in the center.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.63
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

USS Montauk-Captain's Cabin-1862-1865

Date:
1862-1865
Creator:
Engraving

USS Montauk (1862-1904), views aboard, during the Civil War, showing the captain's cabin, the anchor well (upper right), and the manual turret revolving facilities (upper left).

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.60
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Colorado-naples-1866

Date:
1866
Creator:
Painting by Byenrico Servitelli

Starboard profile view of the steam frigate USS Colorado, with Naples harbor in background.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.59
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Bombardment Of Fort Fisher-1/15/1865

Date:
1865
Creator:
Drawing by T.F. Laycock

Bombardment of Fort Fisher, NC by the Union fleet on January 15, 1865. Ships visible include from left to right: Tacony, Maumee, Ticonderoga, Shenandoah, Tuscarora, Juniata, Powhatan, Wabah, Mackinaw, Susquehanna, Colorado, Minnesota, Vanderbilt, Brooklyn, New Ironsides, Malvern, Mohican, as well as monitors Mahopac, Saugus, Monadnock, and Canonicus.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.58
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum