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NH 59137 "Flag-officer Farragut's Gulf Squadron, and Commodore Porter's Mortar Fleet"

Photo #: NH 59137  "Flag-officer Farragut's Gulf Squadron, and Commodore Porter's Mortar Fleet"
Title: "Flag-officer Farragut's Gulf Squadron, and Commodore Porter's Mortar Fleet"
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Description: Photo #: NH 59137 Flag-officer Farragut's Gulf Squadron, and Commodore Porter's Mortar Fleet Line engraving published in Harper's Weekly, 1862, depicting some of the ships involved in the campaign to capture New Orleans. Identified ships are (from left to right): Richmond, Pensacola, Colorado, Hartford (Farragut's flagship), and Octorara. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 59137
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