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|67k||Watercolor of the Miantonomoh by Oscar Parkes.||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 59544. Courtesy of Dr. Oscar Parkes, London, England, 1936.|
|86k||Ships moored in the Anacostia River off the Washington Navy Yard, D.C. waterfront, after the end of the Civil War, about 1865.
The large twin-turret monitor in the center is Miantonomoh, with the smaller monitor Montauk tied up alongside her, to the left. In the left distance are the "light draft" monitor Chimo and the twin-turret monitor Tonawanda. The former Confederate ironclad Stonewall is beyond them. In the right distance is the Yard's western shiphouse. Ship at right is probably Resaca.
The original print is mounted on a carte de visite produced by Christimo, 45 Rua de Quitanda, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
|U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 58936. Courtesy of Mrs. W.E. Taylor, 1941, from the collection of Medical Inspector William E. Taylor, USN.|
|84k||Miantonomoh moored off the Washington Navy Yard, D.C., in 1865-66. Montauk is tied up alongside, to the left. The Navy Yard's western shiphouse is visible in the right background. Photo mounted on a stereographic card.||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 86239. Courtesy of the Steamship Historical Society of America, 1952. Collection of Rosmar S. Devereaux.|
|53k||Miantonomoh in dry dock in New York, 1866.||USN photo by Hudson & Kearns, courtesy of old-print.com. Photo from a print of The Illustrated London News, June 1866, page 652.|
|79k||Miantonomoh in 1866.||Photograph by Hudson & Kearns, courtesy of old-print.com. Photo from a print of The Illustrated London News, July 1866, page 53.|
|77k||Miantonomoh in Kiel Harbor, Germany, 1866.||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 46259. Courtesy of Louis H. Smaus, 1986.|
|99k||Miantonomoh in a European port, during her trans-Atlantic cruise, 1866.||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 100774. Courtesy of Andrew Tabak, 1986.|
|104k||Asssistant Secretary of the Navy Gustavus V. Fox (6th from left, 2nd row) with Russian officers and officers of Miantonomoh and Augusta, during his visit to Europe in 1866. Others identified in this group are: Captain Alexander Murray, USN, Commanding Officer, Augusta (3rd from left, 2nd row); and Commander John C. Beaumont, USN, Commanding Officer, Miantonomoh (7th from left, 2nd row).||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 50747.|
|106k||Miantonomoh at Malaga, Spain, 24 December 1866 - 3 January 1867 during her European cruise. The photo was probably taken on 26 December when the log made specific mention of the ship being crowded with visitors. Augusta, her companion on the cruise, is in the left background.||Majotity text courtesy of "Monitors of the U.S. Navy, 1861-1937", pg 21, by Lt. Richard H. Webber, USNR-R. (LOC) Library of Congress, Catalog Card No. 77-603596.
Photo courtesy of Mrs. William E. Taylor, 1941, from the collection of Medical Inspector William E. Taylor, USN. U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 46260.
|1.04k||Miantonomoh's junior officers on her afterdeck, circa 1869-1870. Among those present are: Lieutenant Thomas Perry (4th from left); and Surgeon Newton L. Bates (extreme right). Note the XV" shot in rack by the hatch in the foreground.||Text courtesy of U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 85301. Courtesy of Mrs. Earl H. Hatton, 1977.
Photo courtesy of Blake Cornish via Gary Priolo.
Photo added 03/20/15.
|88k||Miantonomoh's enlisted crewmen on board, circa 1869-1870. Miantonomoh cap ribbons are visible some of these men, with ship name readable on the original print.||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 85302. Courtesy of Mrs. Earl H. Hatton, 1977.|
|123k||Rear Admiral Robert Wilson Shufelt was commissioned Captain, 31 December, 1869, and commanded the monitor Miantonomoh in 1870, after which he had charge of the Tehuantepec and Nicaraguan surveying expeditions of 1870-71.||USN photo courtesy of Bill Gonyo.|
|432k||Color drawing of the Miantonomoh.||Photograph courtesy of Tommy Trampp.|
|80k||Peabody Funeral Fleet, January 1870, probably photographed at Portland, Maine. The most distant ship, in right center, is HMS Monarch, which carried the body of the late philanthropist George M. Peabody home to the United States for burial. Her escort, Plymouth, is next closest to the camera. The twin-turret monitor is probably Miantonomoh, which was detailed to meet the funeral ships when they arrived in U.S. waters.||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 85303-A. Courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation.|
|79k||19th Century photograph of an artwork, showing the Miantonomoh fitted for an ocean voyage, with single-mast sailing rig, raised bow bulwark and elevated pilothouses atop her turrets, circa 1870.||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 46258.|
|106k||Miantonomoh laid up and housed over at the Boston Navy Yard, Charlestown, Massachusetts, in 1871-72. A "light-draft" monitor, either Shawneeor Wassuc, is moored beside her. Sabine is refitting on the opposite side of the pier.||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 85968. Courtesy of Martin Holbrook, 1977.|
|108k||Shawnee and Wassuc laid up at the Boston Navy Yard, circa 1871-72. Miantonomoh is at the extreme right, housed over. The original photograph is the left side of a stereographic pair.||U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph # NH 100992. Courtesy of Louis H. Smaus, 1986.|
|89k||Hulk of the Miantonomoh lying at Boston in 1874 - her armor, turrets and other fittings have been removed and she is in reality only a hulk.||USN photo & text courtesy of "Monitors of the U.S. Navy, 1861-1937", pg 45, by Lt. Richard H. Webber, USNR-R. (LOC) Library of Congress, Catalog Card No. 77-603596.|
|376k||A guest studies a painting depicting the history of battleships. The artwork was painted by George Skybeck and presented to the Pearl Harbor Survivors Association during their annual banquet at Honolulu, Hawaii, on 8 December 1991.||USN photo # DN-SC-92-05391, by PHC Carolyn Harris, from the Department of Defense Still Media Collection, courtesy of dodmedia.osd.mil.|
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