Uss Constellation-irish Relief-officers-1880

Date:
1880
Creator:
Unknown

Officers and dignitaries gathered on and under the navigation bridge of USS Constellation. Helm is visible under center of bridge. Taken during famine relief voyage in 1880.

Description (physical):

3.5x5.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.07
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Edward E. Potter

Date:
c. 1890

The 11 1/8" x 7 5/8" sheet of paper contains a lithographed drawing of Commodore Edward Eells Potter that is 4 3/4" x 4 3/4". The black and white print shows the officer from head to chest in uniform with greyish haze around head and shoulders. He is wearing a cocked "fore and aft" hat with head turned to left side. Three circular buttons on left side and four on right side are visible as are epaulettes. Markings: "AE Francis & Co." Directly below center of drawing and above signature of "Edward E. Potter" in cursive.

Description (physical):

11 1/8" x 7 5/8"

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
2006.18.01
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

The Daily Graphic-5/21/1880

Date:
5/21/1880

Newspaper: The Daily Graphic (New York), Friday 5/21/1880. Cover illusrations include "A False Light", "A Good Workman and a Satisfied Employer", "I Haven't Much Wind Left, But I Think I'll Catch It", and "Cabinet Making". Page 698, Lower right: "The Duke of Edinburgh Visiting the United States Frigate Constellation".

Description (physical):

14.25x20.75, 8 pages

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
2002.50.01
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

London Illustrated Times-5/1/1880

Date:
5/1/1880

Page 437 from the Illustrated London Times, May 1, 1880. Top of page features and engraving of USS Constellation at anchor in Cork Harbor. An related article is featured below, which discusses the distribution of the famine relief supplies, as well as lists the officers of the ship. Article continues over to the next page.

Description (physical):

15.75x10.375

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
2004.15.04
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum