Steamer Providence

Date:
1910
Creator:
Hugh C. Leighton Company

Postcard showing the Steamer Providence. Starboard profile view. Vessel is in a harbor, land visible in background. "Steamer Providence" printed in lower left corner. Reverse: Printed in green with a green 1 cent Ben Franklin stamp. Cancellation: USS Constellation, 11/1/1910. Addressed to "Mrs. S. Ferraro[?]" of Rahway, NJ. Pencil message reads "Mother-Have found friends here already am well on board this boat at 8.15 P.M.-Sydney."

Description (physical):

5.5x3.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.93
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Rear Admiral Herbert A. Andersen--1957

Date:
9/11/1957
Creator:
Unknown

Photographic copy of a print showing Rear Admiral Herbert A. Andersen in 1957. He is standing, wearing his blue uniform and white hat.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG4-2.71
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation & Parade Ground-newport-1917

Date:
1917-1918
Creator:
Unknown

Photograph of parade ground and USS Constellation at NTS-Newport, circa 1917. Naval cadets are lined up on the parade ground, in whites, for review. City of Newport is visible in the background, as are temporary barracks.

Description (physical):

18.5"x6.75"

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
LFP2.02
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation-philadelphia-1926

Date:
1926
Creator:
US Navy

Photographic copy of a print showing a starboard profile view of USS Constellation docked at the Philadelphia Navy Yard in August 1926. Yard is visible in background, as well as masts of laid up submarine chasers off the bow. Written on the image in white, along the bottom: Navy Sesqui Exhibit--Phila. Aug. 1926/US Frigate "Constellation" Sister Ship of "Old Ironsides"/Winner of 41 Battles/Official Photo."

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG4-2.72B
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation-starboard Profile-newport-1910s/20s

Date:
1910s-1920s
Creator:
Unknown

Copy print of photograph showing USS Constellation docked at NTS-Newport, 1910s-1920s. Starboard profile. Gunports all have 4 light winidows. Training station buildings in background. Copy appears to have been cropped at left and right edges. Written, in white at bottom, ". Constellation, oldest Battle Ship in Com". "Newport RI" written in black at top.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG4-2.85
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Family Group In Newport

Date:
1864
Publisher/Studio:
Black & Case

In 1864, Eliza "Didy" Ridgely White (1828-1894) took her extended family to Newport, Rhode Island for the summer, where they stayed at the Bruen Villa on Bellevue Avenue. Several family members and their servants are seen on the porch in this photo, among them family companion Mary Evans, John Ridgely (1851-1938), Didy’s father-in-law Henry White I (1794-1882), Eliza Ridgely III (1858-1954), an unidentified African-American butler, Henry White II (1850-1927), Charles Ridgely (1853-1873), and Julian Leroy White (1853-1923).

Description (physical):

Photograph on Paper. H: 8.1cm, W: 5.8cm.

Location:
535 Hampton Lane Towson,Maryland 21286
Identifier:
HAMP16964
Institution:
Hampton National Historic Site

Our Naval Apprentice Vol. Ii 1902

Date:
1902-1903
Creator:
Naval Training Station, Newport, Rhode Island
Publisher/Studio:
Newport, Rhode Island: Naval Training Station

Bound issues of "Our Naval Apprentice" a monthly newsletter devoted to the interests of Apprentices and Enlisted Men of the United States Navy.

Description (physical):

Harback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
2006.20.34, LCCN:
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

The Navy In Newport

Date:
1997
Creator:
Lionel D. Wyld
Publisher/Studio:
Dover, NH: Arcadia Publishing

Illustrated history of the US Navy's presence in Newport, RI.

Description (physical):

Paperback

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
VA70.N53, LCCN: 2004100639
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Seaman, Uss Constellation

Date:
1910, circa

The 3 /18" x 5 1/2" portrait sepia toned photograph shows an unknown Constellation seaman posing infront of a studio backdrop. The Sailor's body faces forward while his face is turned to the right of frame. He wears a flat clap with USS Constellation tally and a knife lanyard. His blue uniform is complete with back flap (with white stripes) and black neckerchief. There is a small white stripe on the upper left sleeve. The sailor's right hand is resting on his hip. The painted backdrop resembles a wooden deck of an iron battleship. Two large gun turrets are on the left of the frame.

Description (physical):

3 1/8" x 5 1/2"

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
2006.20.31
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Reina Mercedes, Uss Cumberland, Uss Constellation-nts-newport-1905-1912

Date:
1905-1912
Creator:
PSC

Postcard. Image showing the vessels docked at NTS-Newport. Center is the captured Spanish cruiser Reina Mercedes, with USS Cumberland, and USS Constellation in background. Some of the waterfront buildings are visible to the right. 1905-1912. Reverse printed in black. Addressed to Harold F. Ladd of Willimatic, CT.

Description (physical):

5.375x3.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.63A
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum