Photograph of ship with diary entry written by Richard G. Davenport. His father Captain Henry K. Davenport was commander from 1 July 1871 to 18 August 1872. Middle of July 1871, ship proceeded to Disco, Greenland, with stores for the Arctic Steamer POLARIS. Photograph of painting by Tomaso De Simone, circa 1873.
Naval History and Heritage Command
Photograph of painting by Tomaso De Simone