Photo #: NH 1334
"Wreck of the 'Otsego,' and the Explosion of the Tug 'Bazely' in the Roanoke River"
Line engraving, published in "Harper's Weekly", 21 January 1865, depicting USS Bazely striking a mine during operations in the Roanoke River, North Carolina, on 9 December 1864 (not 10 December as stated on the original print). The sunken USS Otsego, which had hit another mine shortly before, is in the background.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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8 November 1999