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NH 54095 USS Fern (1862-1865)

Photo #: NH 54095  USS Fern (1862-1865)
Title: USS Fern (1862-1865)
Description: Halftone photograph of the tug Fern assisting a city class armored gunboat, on the Western Rivers during the Civil War. The original image caption's identification of the ironclad as USS Benton is in error. Courtesy of Frederick Way, Jr., October 1941. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 54095
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