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|1.90k||FIRST SUBMARINE BOAT WITH ITS RECORD OF FORTY-TWO VICTIMS|
THE WHALE, THE FIRST SUBMARINE BOAT. BUILT DURING THE CIVIL WAR, IS ROTTING WITH RUST AT THE BROOKLYN NAVY YARD. THE VESSEL WAS EXPECTED TO PERFORM WONDERS, BUT HER ONLY WORK WAS THE DROWNING OF HER CREWS.
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Photo from The San Francisco Call.(San Francisco [Calif.] 1895-1913, 20 July 1901, Image 6, via chroniclingamerica.loc.gov.
|448k||FIRST SUBMARINE BUILT IN AMERICA.
Fifteen men in all lost their lives in experimenting with her.
|Image and text provided by Library of Congress, Washington, DC.|
Photo from New-York Tribune. (New York [N.Y.] 1866-1924, 29 April 1906, Image 18, via chroniclingamerica.loc.gov.
|1.29k||FIRST OF AMERICA'S SUBMARINES|
The Whale, the first sbmarine built in the United States, is now on exhibition in the Brooklyn navy yard. It was built in 1864 by C. S. Bushnell and Augustus Rice, and is about twenty-nine feet long and nine feet deep. The Whale was designed to carry 13 men and was propelled by hand power. It cost $60,000 and was given a trial and condemned in 1872.
|Image and text provided by Louisiana State University; Baton Rouge, LA.|
Photo from The Madison Journal. (Tallulah, Madison Parish, La.) 1888-current, 10 April 1915, Image 3, via chroniclingamerica.loc.gov.
|1.31k||EARLY SUBMARINE WAS HAND PROPELLED.||Image and text provided by Washington State Library; Olympia, WA.|
Photo from Aberdeen Herald. (Aberdeen, Chehalis County, W.T.) 1886-1917, 23 September 1915, Image 7, via chroniclingamerica.loc.gov.
|194k||Streroscopic photo of the Intelligent Whale as she rests abandoned at New York Navy Yard.||Library of Congress Photo # 3b04942u courtesy of Bill Gonyo.|
|772k||First sub Intelligent Whale built in 1864. Cost $60,000 to build. Condemned in 1872. It is 28.8 ft. in length, 9 ft. deep. 1/2 inch thick iron - Brooklyn Navy Yard on 25 March 1931.||Photo #v08_06_006708 courtesy of the Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection via Sean Hert & flickr.com.|
|383k||One of the earliest vessels on display at the Brooklyn Navy Yard: the Intelligent Whale, a 19th-century hand-cranked submarine.||Photo by George Strock, courtesy of life.time.com|
|843k||Two views of the Intelligent Whale, circa 1947.||Photo courtesy of NARA, Record Group 181: Records of Naval Districts and Shore Establishments, 1784 - 2000.|
Photos added 01/16/16.
|179k||Port side view of the Intelligent Whale as an exhibit at the National Guard Militia Museum of New Jersey, in Sea Girt, N.J.||Photo courtesy of chinfo.navy.mil.|
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