Scientific American Ironclad Article

The first battle between ironclads was sensational news. On March 22, 1862, Scientific American not only devoted several pages to the Battle of Hampton Roads, but also described the construction of both ships and provided an editorial on Monitor's success.

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805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
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2011.0672.0069
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National Museum of the U.S. Navy