Photo #: NH 60343
USS Trenton (1877-1889)
Firing the ship's forward pivot gun, 1886.
This gun is an eight-inch rifle, converted from a XI-inch Dahlgren smoothbore.
Letterpress reproduction of a photograph by E.H. Hart, 1162 Broadway, New York City, published by the Photo-Gravure Company, New York, circa 1886.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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1 April 2002