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|85k||Generic lithograph representing the Sassacus-class gunboats.
|91k||19th Century photograph of a painting by Acting Second Engineer Alexander C. Stuart, USN, 1864.
Depicting USS Commodore Hull (at left) leading the "Double-Ender" gunboats
USS Otsego and
USS Wyalusing in engaging Confederate batteries at Plymouth, North Carolina, 31 October 1864. Small vessels lashed to the gunboats' unengaged sides include
USS Whitehead (beside Tacony),
Bazely (beside Shamrock) and
USS Belle (beside Otsego).
US Naval History and Heritage Command photo # NH 58943 from the collection of Surgeon H.P. Babcock, USN. Donated by his son, George R. Babcock, 1939.
|94k||"Bombardment of Fort Fisher"
"Jan. 15th 1865"
Lithograph after a drawing by T.F. Laycock, published by Endicott & Co., New York, 1865, depicting the North Atlantic Blockading Squadron bombarding Fort Fisher, North Carolina, in preparation for its capture. The print is dedicated to Commodore S.W. Godon, USN. Ships present, as named on the original print, are (from left to right in the main battle line):
USS New Ironsides and
Ships in the foreground are (left to right, from the center of the view):
USS Vanderbilt and
USS Malvern (Flagship of Rear Admiral David Dixon Porter).
Monitors in the right middle distance are:
USS Monadnock (with two turrets);
USS Saugus and
US Naval History and Heritage Command photo # LC-USZ62-144 from the collections of the Library of Congress.
|118k||Photo of Midshipman Robert N. Griffin, USN (USNA 1864) who died aboard USS Tacony in 1867 while the ship was part of the North Atlantic Squadron.
US Naval History and Heritage Command photo # NH 49207
|17k||Image created 1 January 1877 author unknown.||Robert Hurst|
Headquarters Artifact Collection, US Naval History and Heritage Command. 0hoto # NHHC 1957-2-H
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