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NH 59241 Washington Navy Yard, District of Columbia

Photo #: NH 59241  Washington Navy Yard, District of Columbia
Title: Washington Navy Yard, District of Columbia
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Description: Line engraving published in Frank Leslie's Illustrated, 1861, depicting the interior of the Practice Battery near the Navy Yard's waterfront. Guns shown include (from left to right): Cochran's breech-loading gun; a XI-inch Dahlgren smoothbore gun; and a Dahlgren rifled gun. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 59241
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