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NH 1753 Shipping at City Point, Virginia, circa 1864-1865

Photo #: NH 1753  Shipping at City Point, Virginia, circa 1864-1865
Title: Shipping at City Point, Virginia, circa 1864-1865
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Description: Most of the vessels near shore appear to be schooners, though some are barges and other small craft. Several steamships are in the distance, including a large former blockade runner in the center. Beyond her is USS Malvern, flagship of the commander of the North Atlantic Blockading Squadron, Rear Admiral David Dixon Porter. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 1753
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