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USS Texas (War of 1898)


Pictures from the Detroit Publishing Company Collection of the Library of Congress.
These are pictures related to the Spanish-American War of 1898
and the Battle of Santiago (Crew and Details)

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Texas (Overall Views)
Texas (Overall views of 1898)
Texas (Crew)
Texas (Details)

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Location
Date
Call Number
Digital Id
46 k U.S.S. Texas
Capt. Philip going to call on
Capt. Higginson during Santiago blockade.
1898
LC-D4-21012
det 4a14774
28 k U.S.S. Texas
Capt. Philip on bridge of Texas
about 11 a.m., July 3, 1898
Colon and Oregon on starboard bow
Vizcaya ashore, about abeam, Colon firing.
LC-D4-21013
det 4a14775
28 k U.S.S. Texas
quarter deck after Battle of Santiago
whitened by saltpeter from guns.
1898
LC-D4-21015
det 4a14776
48 k U.S.S. Texas, forward superstructure
showing damage from Spanish 9-inch shell
Battle of Santiago.
1898
Second title on negative: Forward superstructure of Texas
showing damage by explosion of a 12-inch shell.
LC-D4-21016
det 4a14777
26 k U.S.S. Texas
searchlight from Vizcaya
replacing one destroyed in Battle of Santiago.
1898
by Edward H. Hart.
LC-D4-21017
det 4a14778
40 k U.S.S. Texas
tompion of 12-inch gun made of metal from Vizcaya
recording engagements of Texas in Spanish War.
between 1898 and 1901
by Edward H. Hart.
LC-D4-21018
det 4a14779
35 k U.S.S. Texas
Spanish mine taken up in Guantanamo Bay.
between 1898 and 1901
by Edward H. Hart.
LC-D4-21019
det 4a14780

click here for more Pictures of Texas:
Texas (Overall Views)
Texas (Overall views of 1898)
Texas (Crew)
Texas (Details)

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Texas (Battleship)
Battleships--American



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