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NH 54286 USS Essex (1861-1865)

Photo #: NH 54286  USS Essex (1861-1865)
Title: USS Essex (1861-1865)
Description: Moored at Memphis, Tennessee, with her awnings up, during the Civil War. Note mortar boats alongside Essex, also with awnings deployed, and small building atop the bluff, toward the left, marked Pittsburgh COAL, with the Pittsburgh Coal Company's castle symbol between CO and AL. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 54286
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