Naval History and Heritage Command

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NH 59305 USS Galena

Photo #: NH 59305  USS Galena
Title: USS Galena
Description: (1862-1872) Line engraving published in Harper's Weekly, July-December 1861, page 669, while the ship was under construction at Mystic, Connecticut. Details of this depiction are inaccurate, especially the elongated gun ports shown fore and aft of the smokestack. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 59305
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