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|103k||"Commander Porter's Mortar Flotilla".
Line engraving published in "Harper's Weekly", 1862, depicting the mortar schooner flotilla commanded by David Dixon Porter during the April 1862 attack on the forts below New Orleans.
Vessels shown are (from left to right):
USS Adolph Hugel,
USS William Bacon,
USS Oliver H. Lee,
USS C.P. Williams,
USS Henry Janes,
USS George Mangham,
USS Horace Beals,
USS Sarah Bruen,
USS Samuel Rotan,
USS John Griffith,
USS Rachel Seaman,
USS Maria J. Carlton,
USS Sidney C. Jones,
USS T.A. Ward,
USS Sea Foam,
USS Maria A. Wood,
USS Octorara (Porter's flagship) and
USS Matthew Vassar.
US Naval History and Heritage Command Photo # NH 59061
|01||Act. Master Jencks, Hollis B.||11 January 1862 - 22 December 1862|
|02||Act. Master Van Boskirk, James||22 December 1862 - 1 April 1863|
|04||Act. Master Frank, A. J.||19 September 1863 - 1 December 1863|
|05||Act. Master Nickerson, Sylvanus||1 December 1863 - 1 February 1895|
|06||Act. Master Taylor, James||15 February 1895 - 17 June 1865|
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