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Half-hull Models


Image of a man working on a ship model.

The half-hull models are on permanent display in the Library's main reading room.

Prepared on the Occasion of the
Two-hundredth Anniversary of the
Navy Department Library
Washington Navy Yard

Dana Wegner
Curator of Ship Models
Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division
West Bethesda, Maryland

Model #1 USS Fulton
Model #2 Schooner John Feeney, Noank, Conn. AD 1885
Model #3 Sloop-of-War
Model #4 USS Cumberland
Model #5 Unnamed steam yacht
Model #6 Bull's Eye
Model #7 U.S. Lighthouse Tender Cedar
Model #8 Cutter, Class No. 4
Model #9 Iron-hulled ship Topaz
Model #10 Lifeboat
Published:Tue Feb 21 09:40:30 EST 2017