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NH 100797-KN USS Nahant

Photo #: NH 100797-KN USS Nahant
Title: USS Nahant
Caption:
Description: USS Nahant (1862-1904) Crewmen mending the U.S. flag on deck, 1898. Dents in the ship's turret armor were caused by Confederate gunfire during the Civil War, some thirty-five years earlier. The original photograph was published on a -tinted postcard by the Robbins Brothers Co., Boston. It was copyrighted by Waldon Fawcett, Washington, D.C., circa 1898. Courtesy of Carter Rila, 1986. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.color
Catalog #: NH 100797-KN
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