Thomas Truxtun Portrait

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0025
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
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Thomas Truxtun's Porcelain Punch Bowl

Date:
c. 1800s
Description (physical):

Material: Porcelain

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0024
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
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John Paul Jones Statue

Date:
1912-1920
Creator:
Charles Henry Nichaus
Description (physical):

Bronze

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0018
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
credits:
Courtesy, the Honorable J. William Middendorf III
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Miniature Portrait Of John Paul Jones

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0019
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
credits:
Courtesy, Ms. Amy Arnott
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Iron Hand Grenade

Description (physical):

Weight: 2.5 lbs.

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0021
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
credits:
Courtesy, Naval Historical Foundation
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First Official Salute To The American Flag

Creator:
Phillips Melville
Description (physical):

Oil on canvas

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0013
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
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Alfred Leaving Boston Harbor

Creator:
Nolan Van Powell

The 24-gun ship Alfred, built in Philadelphia in 1774, was purchased by the Continental Navy in November 1775 and named for the Saxon king who is considered the founder of the English Navy. Alfred served as Commodore Hopkins' flagship for the expedition to the Bahamas. At the end of 1776, Alfred, now under command of John Paul Jones, made a cruise to the fishing grounds off Nova Scotia and in company with Providence captured nine prizes.

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0012
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
credits:
Courtesy, Noland Van Powell
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Landing At New Providence, Bahamas

Creator:
V. Zveg
Description (physical):

Oil on canvas.

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0011
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
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Model Of The USS Pennsylvania

Considerably larger than previous American armored cruisers, USS Pennsylvania was commissioned on March 9, 1905. Pennsylvania contributed to the beginnings of naval aviation. This model captures the historic landing by an airplane onto a ship made by Eugene Ely on January 18, 1911. Renamed Pittsburgh on August 27, 1912, Read more »

Description (physical):

Scale of model: 1/4" to 1'. Original ship dimensions: Length 503' 11"; Beam 69' 7"; Draft 24' 1"; Displacement 13,400 tons; Speed 22 knots.

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0003
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy

42-pounder Gun Of 1786

Location:
805 Kidder Breese Street SE,District of Columbia,Washington,20374
Identifier:
2011.0672.0004
Institution:
National Museum of the U.S. Navy
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