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

Thomas F. Grady-uss Kentucky-1900s

Date:
1900s
Creator:
Unknown

Color copy. Photo shows 32 crewmembers posed in front of a gun turret aboard USS Kentucky, circa 1900-1910. The group is posing with white/light-colored goat. Thomas F. Grady is visible, second row, extreme left. A petty officer's rating is visible on his arm.

Description (physical):

8.5x11

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG4-2.50
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

General Signal Drill-newport-1907

Date:
1907
Creator:
McMullin-Holmes Co.

Postcard showing several sailors holding signal flags. Group is standing to the left of mast set in the ground, and is being instructed in the use of the flags. A gray building is visible in the background. Five flags hang on the line to the mast head. Across bottom in black: "Newport, R.I., General Signal Drill, Naval Training Station/Photo Copyright 1907 McMullin-Holmes Co. Newport, R.I.. Reverse: Printed in green. Short manuscript note addressed to: "G.M.(?) Laumouie, Esq/Weedon Stat./Co. Wolfe/P.2." No stamp or cancellation.

Description (physical):

5.5x3.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.64
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation-battalion Drill-newport-1912

Date:
1914
Creator:
Hugh C. Leighton Co.

Postcard showing naval recruits in formation on the parade ground at NTS-Newport. Path runs through middle of formation down to the water. Reina Mercedes visible in background to the left. USS Constellation visible in background to the right. Red brick NTS buildings can be seen to the right. Printed in red at upper left: "Newport, R.I. Naval Training Station. Battalion Drill." Reverse: Printed in green. Addressed to Miss Thelma Maxwell of Weld, Maine, with USS Constellation cancellation dated 4/14/1912. Message written in pencil, also dated 4/14/1912, details the barracks arrangement at NTS-Newport and is signed "A.A. Hardy".

Description (physical):

6.375x4.375

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.80
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Unknown Uss Constellation Sailor-newport-1894-1905

Date:
1894-1905
Creator:
Rugen Studio

Cabinet card photograph of sailor in blues, wearing hat with band that reads "USS Constellation". Jack knife lanyard is visible with knife in front pocket. Sailor is holding line and coil of rope, and is standing by a small capstan. Studio photograph with painted background. Card is embossed with "Rugen Studio" in lower right. Circa 1894-1905. Entire card has been covered in a clear contact paper.

Description (physical):

5.865"x7.875"

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG4-2.65
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation Sailor W/ Family-1908

Date:
1908
Creator:
Unknown

Postcard showing a young sailor, in uniform, with a USS Constellation hat, standing for a family portrait. Sailor is third in from left, with three people standing to the right and two crouching. Photograph appears to be outside of family house. Reverse: Printed in black, with a Torrington, CT cancellation dated 11/1/1908. Green one cent stamp featuring Ben Franklin. Addressed to Nelson Plummer of 58 Laurel St., Worcester, MA. Message is written in black ink.

Description (physical):

5.5"x3.5"

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.82
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Uss Constellation-naval Recruits Learning Ropes-1909

Date:
1909
Creator:
Enrique Muller

Postcard showing naval recruits at the bow of USS Constellation. Recruits are visible sitting on the bowsprit, sitting on the bulwark, and standing. An officer, in blue, is to the right. View taken looking directly forward from just fore of the foremast. Printed in white at the bottom, "U.S.Training Ship "Constellation," Newport, R.I./Instruction on the different Ropes." Reverse, printed in gray, has a Newport, RI cancellation dated April 23, 1909. Short manuscript note addressed to Miss Ida Boswell of 1630 S. Charles Street, Baltimore, MD.

Description (physical):

5.375x3.5

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1-83
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

New Naval Recruits-newport-1905-1915

Date:
1905-1915
Creator:
PSC

Postcard showing a group of 20 naval recruits gathered in front of the Receiving Building at NTS-Newport circa. 1905-1915. Photograph is black and white, with some tinting. Instructors are visible to the left and behind the group. A bicycle is visible off to the right. Across the bottom is the caption, in red, "Recruits, 3 hours at U.S. Naval Training Station, Newport, R.I." Reverse: Printed in gray, with a purple 3 cent Statue of Liberty stamp. Cancellation is dated Middletown, PA, 12/3/1958. Manuscript message in blue ink is addressed to Benjamin L. Mink of Glenolden.

Description (physical):

5.3125x3.375

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PC1.87
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Lt. Commander William W. Low-1862

Date:
11/22/1862
Creator:
Hodcend & Degoix

Print of a CDV showing Lt. Commander William W. Low, taken at Genoa, by Hodcend and Degoix, dated 11/22/1862. Studio portrait, with Low standing and resting his left arm on a plinth with column. Low is wearing his commanders uniform, and all insignia are visible. Chair visible to the left.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG2-1.67
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum