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NH 91997 USS ALLIGATOR, 1862-63

USS ALLIGATOR, 1862-63
Title: USS ALLIGATOR, 1862-63
Caption: Reconstructed plan by Chief Electrician's Mate, qualified in submarines, James P. Christley, 1978, based on his research. The ALLIGATOR was a hand-powered submarine designed by Brutus de Villeroi. Its original propulsion was by feathering oars later replaced by a geared screw propeller.
Description: Courtesy of EMC/SS J.P. Christley
Catalog #: NH 91997
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
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Original Medium: Drawing, BW Photo
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