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NH 46868 REINA MERCEDES (Spanish cruiser 1887-1957)

REINA MERCEDES (Spanish cruiser 1887-1957)
Title: REINA MERCEDES (Spanish cruiser 1887-1957)
Caption: Photographed during Salvage at Santiago De Cuba after she was scuttled by the Spaniards in 1898. After salvage, she served as a hulk in the U.S. Navy until 1957. Note the commercial salvage vessel F. R. Sharp (?) of New York.
Catalog #: NH 46868
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator:
After this Year: 1890
Before this Year: 1899
Original Medium: BW Photo
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  • Spanish-American War 1898
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