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Alexander and his fleet from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 20

Alexander and his fleet from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 20

Miniature of Alexander and his fleet about to set sail. Image taken from f. 20 of Historia de proelis in a French translation (Le Livre et le vraye hystoire du bon roy Alixandre)(index Alexandre). Written in French.

Alexander and his fleet from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 20

Alexander and his fleet from BL Royal 20 B XX, f. 20

Detail of a miniature of Alexander and his fleet about to set sail. Image taken from f. 20 of Historia de proelis in a French translation (Le Livre et le vraye hystoire du bon roy Alixandre)(index Alexandre). W... more

Games, and the Trojan fleet from BL King's 24, f. 115

Games, and the Trojan fleet from BL King's 24, f. 115

Detail of a miniature illustrating book V of Virgil's Aenied, with the Sicilian games, including archery, wrestling with poles, and racing, and in the background, the burning of the Trojan fleet. Image taken f... more

Ascanius, and the Trojan fleet from BL King's 24, f. 148v

Ascanius, and the Trojan fleet from BL King's 24, f. 148v

Miniature illustrating book VII of Virgil's Aeneid, with Ascanius wounding the stag in the foreground, as the Trojans feast on the shore, and the Trojan fleet in the background and decorated initial 'T'(u). Im... more

Fleet from BL Harley 4379, f. 60v

Fleet from BL Harley 4379, f. 60v

Detail of a miniature of a fleet of ships of the expedition of the English and French to Barbary, illuminated initial 'O'(r) and foliate border including a scallop shell, a hybrid figure, and the heralic arms o... more

Fleet from BL Harley 4379, f. 60v

Fleet from BL Harley 4379, f. 60v

Detail of a miniature of a fleet of ships of the expedition of the English and French to Barbary, with heraldic shields. Image taken from f. 60v of Chroniques, Vol. IV, part 1 (the 'Harley Froissart'). Written in French.

Fleet from BL Harley 4379, f. 60v

Fleet from BL Harley 4379, f. 60v

Miniature of a fleet of ships of the expedition of the English and French to Barbary, illuminated initial 'O'(r) and foliate border including a scallop shell, a hybrid figure, and the heralic arms of Commynes q... more

Army and fleet from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 304v

Army and fleet from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 304v

Miniature of an army fighting a fleet. Image taken from f. 304v of Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar). Written in French.

Army and fleet from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 304v

Army and fleet from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 304v

Detail of a miniature of an army fighting a fleet. Image taken from f. 304v of Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar). Written in French.

Caesar's fleet from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 164v

Caesar's fleet from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 164v

Detail of a miniature of Caesar's fleet in port, at the beginning of book 6. Image taken from f. 164v of Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar). Written in French.

Caesar's fleet from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 164v

Caesar's fleet from BL Royal 16 G VIII, f. 164v

Miniature of Caesar's fleet in port, at the beginning of book 6. Image taken from f. 164v of Bellum Gallicum (Les commentaires de Cesar). Written in French.

"Insula Canibalium" - Indians attacking fleet of Spanish ships; scene of cannibalism in left fg.

"Insula Canibalium" - Indians attacking fleet of Spanish ships; scene ...

Illus. in: Plautius, Nova Typis Transacta Navigatio, 1492. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Neptune calming the tempest which Aeolus raised against Aeneas' fleet from Book I of the Aeneid

Neptune calming the tempest which Aeolus raised against Aeneas' fleet ...

Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))

Fleet of Galleys Escorted by a Caravel from The Sailing Vessels

Fleet of Galleys Escorted by a Caravel from The Sailing Vessels

After Pieter Bruegel the Elder (Netherlandish, Breda (?) ca. 1525–1569 Brussels)

A Dutch Fleet Lying at Anchor

A Dutch Fleet Lying at Anchor

Willem van de Velde II (Dutch, Leiden 1633–1707 London)

Cybele Prevents Turnus from Setting Fire to the Trojan Fleet by Transforming the Ships into Sea Goddesses

Cybele Prevents Turnus from Setting Fire to the Trojan Fleet by Transf...

Jean-Baptiste Marie Pierre (French, Paris 1714–1789 Paris)

[Philip V, King of Spain, 1683-1746, his royal fleet landing at Naples, 170-]

[Philip V, King of Spain, 1683-1746, his royal fleet landing at Naples...

Illus. in: Ubilla y Medina, Antonio. Svccession de el rey D. Phelipe v nuestro Señor en la corona de España ...(Madrid, 1704). Reference copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from c... more

His Majesty’s most gracious speech to both Houses of Parliament, on Monday, March the 21st, 1714/15 [blank] Boston: Re-printed by T. Fleet and T. Crump. In Pudding-Lane. Sold by Nicholas Buttolph and Samuel Gerrish 1715.

His Majesty’s most gracious speech to both Houses of Parliament, on Mo...

Positive Photostat. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 33, Folder 49.

Plansch med uniform för Majestäts flotta för åren 18..-1832. Plansch i färgtryck efter original av Adolf Ulrik Schützercrantz. Ingår i planschsamlingen Svenska krigsmaktens fordna och närvarande munderingar.

Plansch med uniform för Majestäts flotta för åren 18..-1832. Plansch i...

Adolf Ulric Schützercrantz worked during his life in a number of different areas. Among other things, as a military, museum director, cartoonist, lithographer and painter. Schützercrantz became a cadet at Karlb... more

Plansch med uniform för Majestäts flotta för åren 1779-1833. Plansch i färgtryck efter original av Adolf Ulrik Schützercrantz. Ingår i planschsamlingen Svenska krigsmaktens fordna och närvarande munderingar.

Plansch med uniform för Majestäts flotta för åren 1779-1833. Plansch i...

Adolf Ulric Schützercrantz worked during his life in a number of different areas. Among other things, as a military, museum director, cartoonist, lithographer and painter. Schützercrantz became a cadet at Karlb... more

Boston, May 12,1774. Gentlemen. By the British parliament for blocking up the Harbour of Boston, with a fleet of ships of war, and preventing the entrance in, or exportation of, all sorts of merchandize, on penalty of forfeiture of the goods and

Boston, May 12,1774. Gentlemen. By the British parliament for blocking...

Positive Photostat.; Boston Port Act.; Not in Evans.; Not in Ford. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Colle... more

Late advices from London. London. Proceedings in the Lower house of assembly. February 20, 1775 … Boston: Printed by Thomas & John Fleet. [1775].

Late advices from London. London. Proceedings in the Lower house of as...

Photographic copy.; Not in Evans.; Stamped on verso: Mss Division.; On verso: Ac. 373. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 ... more

The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold by the King's fleet commanded by Sir Guy Carleton upon Lake Champlain in "11th" of "Octr." 1776.

The Attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold by t...

Scale ca. 1:70,000. Manuscript, pen and ink. Relief shown by hachures. Date in title changed to "11th" of "Octr." Annotation added to title: From a sketch taken by an officer on the spot. Engraved by Wm. Faden,... more

Interesting intelligence from Europe. Boston May 13, 1776 … [Boston. Printed by T. and J. Fleet 1776].

Interesting intelligence from Europe. Boston May 13, 1776 … [Boston. P...

Positive Photostat. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 39, Folder 14.

Commodore Hopkins, commander in chief of the American Fleet

Commodore Hopkins, commander in chief of the American Fleet

Print shows Esek Hopkins, three-quarter length portrait, wearing uniform, standing, facing front, with sword drawn during naval engagement; ships in background display "Dont tread upon me" and "Liberty Tree - A... more

The attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold, by the Kings fleet commanded by Captn. Thos. Pringle, upon Lake Champlain, the 11th of October, 1776.

The attack and defeat of the American fleet under Benedict Arnold, by ...

Scale ca. 1:70,000. Relief shown by hachures. Includes "An account of the expedition of the British fleet on Lake Champlain, under the command of Captain Thomas Pringle, and of the defeat of the rebel fleet, co... more

A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the command of Vice Admiral the Rt. Hble. Lord Viscount Howe and Genl. Sr. Wm. Howe, K.B., in 1776.

A sketch of the operations of His Majesty's fleet and army under the c...

Scale ca. 1:130,000. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures and shading. Depths shown by soundings. Centered on the Hudson River and New York Bay from Sandy Hook to Haverstraw. Includes index entitled "Referenc... more

[Penobscot River and Bay, with the operations of the English fleet, under Sir George Collyer, against the division of Massachusetts troops acting against Fort Castine, August 1779; with full soundings up to the present site of Bangor.

[Penobscot River and Bay, with the operations of the English fleet, un...

Scale ca. 1:46,000. Title from William Faden's Catalogue of a curious and valuable collection of original maps and plans. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Oriented with north to the right... more

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, June 15, 1779. Whereas by the returns made into the Secretary's office from more than two thirds of the towns belonging to this State ... [Boston: Printed by Thomas and John Fleet, 177

State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, June 15, ...

Positive Photostat.; Stamped on verso: 595. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collectio... more

Richd. Lord Viscount Howe rear admiral of the White and commander in chief of the fleet in N. America

Richd. Lord Viscount Howe rear admiral of the White and commander in c...

Print shows Richard Howe, full-length portrait, wearing military uniform, standing, facing left and pointing to the left. Title from item. Illus. in: An impartial history of the war in America, between Great Br... more

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1. of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis, at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2. of the American and French forces under General Washington, 3. and of the French fleet under Count de Grasse.

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak [sic] Bay, with James and York Riv...

Scale ca. 1:240,500. Manuscript, pen-and-ink. Depths shown by soundings. Annotated "London, Published by Wm. Faden, Charing Cross, Novr. 26th 1781." LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1464 Available also thro... more

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak Bay, with James and York rivers; wherein are shewn the respective positions (in the beginning of October) 1.⁰ of the British Army commanded by Lord Cornwallis at Gloucester and York in Virginia; 2.⁰ of the American and French forces under General Washington; 3.⁰ and of the French Fleet under Count de Grasse.

A Plan of the entrance of Chesapeak Bay, with James and York rivers; w...

Scale ca. 1:250,000. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the publisher's Atlas of battles of the American Revolution.[1845] LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1465 Available also through the Library of Congr... more

Map of the islands of Martinico, Dominico, Guardalupe, St. Christophers &c. shewing the place of Adml. Rodney's late victory over the French fleet.

Map of the islands of Martinico, Dominico, Guardalupe, St. Christopher...

Relief shown pictorially. In upper right margin: Political Mage June 1782. From Political magazine and parliamentary, naval, military, and literary journal, June 1782, v. 3. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789,... more

To the right honble. Lord Rodney admiral of the White, vice admiral of Great Britain, Commander in Chief of his majesties fleet in the West Indies, this view of the glorious & signal victory obtain'd over the French fleet ... is most respectfuly offered by his lordships most obedt. & very humble servant Thomas Walker Lieut. 2d Battn. 60th light Infantry / Thos. Walker delin. ; Jno. Wells sculp.

To the right honble. Lord Rodney admiral of the White, vice admiral of...

Print shows the British fleet under Lord Rodney breaking the line of the French fleet under Count de Grasse; the French fleet "thrown into confusion" and attempting "to form a new line" with the British fleet b... more

Quaestiones sub Reverendo Josepho Willard, S. T. D. Universitatis Harvardianae, quae est praeside, in comitiis publicis ... Bostoniae: Typis Thomae et Johannis Fleet. [1789].

Quaestiones sub Reverendo Josepho Willard, S. T. D. Universitatis Harv...

Evans 21880.; Gift: John F. Woolverton. Feb. 1, 1951. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfo... more

Harvard University in Cambridge, Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The order of the exercises of commencement. July 16th, M,DCC, XCIV [44 lines] Boston: Printed by Thomas Fleet, 1794.

Harvard University in Cambridge, Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The or...

LD 2172.; .A 3 Shelf list card.; Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collectio... more

Harvard University, in Cambrdge. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The order of exercises of commencement, July 17th, M,DCC, XCIX. [Boston] (Printed by J. & T. Fleet) [1799].

Harvard University, in Cambrdge. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The or...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 46, Folder 14. Copy scanned: 1

Grand victory on Lake Champlain [Cuts] Tenth naval victory.- "Com. Macdonough obtained a glorious victory, over the British Fleet on Lake Champlain Sept. 11 ... The old-war proverb still holds good; "There's virtue in the Yankee blood." Tune ...

Grand victory on Lake Champlain [Cuts] Tenth naval victory.- "Com. Mac...

Imprint 3.; War of 1812 ballad.; Verse.; On verso: 2-90-224.53 Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collectio... more

Brillant naval victory [Cuts] Com. M'Donough has captured the whole British fleet on Lake Champlain. [Two columns of verse] [Boston] Printed by N. Coverly, Jun. [1814].

Brillant naval victory [Cuts] Com. M'Donough has captured the whole Br...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; War of 1812- Ballads.; On verso: In Exchange. Mass Hist Soc. Jul 25 1916. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as ful... more

Grand Canal Celebration: View of the Fleet Preparing to Form in Line

Grand Canal Celebration: View of the Fleet Preparing to Form in Line

Published, opposite page 187, in Cadwallader D. Colden's Memoir, Prepared at the Request of a Committee of the Common Canals...at the Celebration of the Completion of the New York Canals, New York, 1825. Archib... more

A N.b.E. view of the fort on the western end of Sulivans Island with the disposition of His Majesty's fleet commanded by Commodore Sir Peter Parker Knt. &c &c &c during the attack on the 28th. of June 1776, which lasted 9 hours and 40 minutes

A N.b.E. view of the fort on the western end of Sulivans Island with t...

Print shows Sullivan's Island at the entrance to Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, and Fort Sullivan; prominent features identified by letter with legend printed below image. Title from item. Possible restrike... more

British fleet from "Tales of Shipwrecks and Adventures at Sea: ... with celebrated voyages, amusing tales ... and ... anecdotes. Illustrated with ... engravings ... Edited by J. L. No. 1-59"

British fleet from "Tales of Shipwrecks and Adventures at Sea: ... wit...

This image has been taken from scan 000033 from "Tales of Shipwrecks and Adventures at Sea: ... with celebrated voyages, amusing tales ... and ... anecdotes. Illustrated with ... engravings ... Edited by J. L. ... more

The Baltic Medal, Issued to the Fleet Concerned in the Baltic Waters During the Years 1854–55

The Baltic Medal, Issued to the Fleet Concerned in the Baltic Waters D...

Medalist (obverse): William Wyon (British, Birmingham 1795–1851 Brighton)

ship from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]"

ship from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000011 from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British... more

map from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]"

map from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000030 from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British... more

map from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]"

map from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000207 from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British... more

Crimean war from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]"

Crimean war from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5...

This image has been taken from scan 000303 from "[Two Summer Cruises with the Baltic Fleet in 1854, 5.]". The title and subject terms of this image have been generated from tags, created by users of the British... more

Porträtt av Frans August Månsson, officer vid Flottan.

Porträtt av Frans August Månsson, officer vid Flottan.

Porträtt av Frans August Månsson, officer vid Flottan.

Porträtt av Edvard Hugo Nathhorst, kapten vid Flottans mekaniska kår.

Porträtt av Edvard Hugo Nathhorst, kapten vid Flottans mekaniska kår.

Fotografiet ingår i album innehållande porträtt från 1860-70-talen av civila och offierare vid olika regementen.

His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, with Mayor Howard of Portland on his left; photographed just prior to departure on board his fleet, at Portland, Maine, October 20, 1860 / by George Stacy, 143 Madison Street, New-York.

His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales, with Mayor Howard of Portland...

Stereograph shows the Prince of Wales (later Edward VII) with Mayor Joseph Howard of Portland, Maine in a carriage in the street as a crowd watches, on October 20, 1860 in Portland, Maine. Title from item. "Fro... more

Porträtt av Johan Cyprian Grischotti, officer vid Flottan.

Porträtt av Johan Cyprian Grischotti, officer vid Flottan.

Porträtt av Johan Cyprian Grischotti, officer vid Flottan.

Villafranca. American fleet

Villafranca. American fleet

American fleet in European harbor with mountains in background. In album: Genoa, Pisa, Nice, Avignon, Parma, Milan, Verona, Vienna, p. 101, back, top.

U.S. gunboats DeKalb, Mound City, and Cincinati [i.e. Cincinnati] - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboats DeKalb, Mound City, and Cincinati [i.e. Cincinnati] - Mi...

No. 3123. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

U.S. gunboat Pittsburg - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Pittsburg - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3136. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. VI, p. 148". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Fleet above the Falls in Red River - Mississippi River Fleet

Fleet above the Falls in Red River - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3119. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

U.S. gunboat Lafayette, Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Lafayette, Mississippi River Fleet

No. 4584. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Fleet, Abraham - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
U.S. gunboat Peosta - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Peosta - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3133. Title from item. Cited in: The South Besieged: The Image of War, vol. 5, p. 49. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Wreck of U.S. gunboat Indianola - Mississippi River Fleet

Wreck of U.S. gunboat Indianola - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3117. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

U.S. gunboat Essex - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Essex - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3134. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Fleet, Joseph - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
U.S. gunboat Ozark - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Ozark - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3124. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

U.S. gunboat Lexington [i.e. Tyler] - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Lexington [i.e. Tyler] - Mississippi River Fleet

Photograph shows a Union timberclad, the U.S.S. Tyler. No. 3122. Title from item. Cited in Miller, vol. I, p. 203, as the U.S.S. Tyler. "U.S. Army Military History Institute also identifies it as (U.S.S) Tyler"... more

U.S. gunboat Tyler - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Tyler - Mississippi River Fleet

Photograph shows a Union timberclad, the U.S.S. Tyler. No. 3127. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. I, p. 189". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

U.S. hospital boat Red Rover - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. hospital boat Red Rover - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3125. Title from item. Caption continues: Mississippi River fleet. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Fleet of monitors, Trent's Reach, James River, Va. Saugus in foreground

Fleet of monitors, Trent's Reach, James River, Va. Saugus in foregroun...

No. B848. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Page of text with articles: Commander Dahlgren and his guns; the Washington Navy-yard; the United States fleet off Fort Pickens; the Departure of the "Atlantic" and "Baltic" with troops; and Ye knyghte, ye squire, and ye ladye, a metrical romance of the Middle Ages]

[Page of text with articles: Commander Dahlgren and his guns; the Wash...

Page from: Harper's weekly, 1861 April 20, p. 246.

Pierce, Fleet - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
U.S. gunboat Osage - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Osage - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3126. Title from item. Hand written on mount: "Lt. Comdr. Thos. O. Selfridge". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

The Mississippi River Fleet at Mound City, Illinois

The Mississippi River Fleet at Mound City, Illinois

No. 3132. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Cox, Fleet - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
U.S. gunboat Milwaukee - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Milwaukee - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3131. Title from item. Caption continue: Mississippi River fleet. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

United States Fleet off the Harbor of Pensacola

United States Fleet off the Harbor of Pensacola

Steam sloop Brooklyn showing. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1861 May 11, p. 404. Ref. copy may be in LOT 9353 O. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card trac... more

U.S. gunboat Choctaw - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Choctaw - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3116. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Fleet, Charles F - State: [Blank] - Year: [Blank]
[Fleet of monitors in Trent's Reach, James River, Virginia]

[Fleet of monitors in Trent's Reach, James River, Virginia]

Title devised by library staff. See also: LOT 4182, no. 49. Gift; George Holmes; July 26, 1941.

Interesting bird's eye view of the seat of war. Showing parts of the states of Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, and North Carolina; and also the coast line from Cape Henry to Fort Pickens, with the United States blockading fleet.

Interesting bird's eye view of the seat of war. Showing parts of the s...

Scale not given. Title in braille LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 18.3 "The above bird's-eye view of the seat of war, shows the relative position of the important points embraced in all the great military operatio... more

Relief of Fort Pickens, by the United States fleet, March 23, 1861 / sketched from the wheel-house of the Atlantic by an officer of the expedition.

Relief of Fort Pickens, by the United States fleet, March 23, 1861 / s...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1861 May 11, pp. 408-409.

U.S. gunboat Cairo - Mississippi River Fleet

U.S. gunboat Cairo - Mississippi River Fleet

No. 3135. Title from item. Copy neg., LC-B8184-3135, not made from this print. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Commodore Farragut's squadron and Captain Porter's mortar fleet entering the Mississippi River / sketched by an Officer of the "Mississippi".

Commodore Farragut's squadron and Captain Porter's mortar fleet enteri...

Print shows a large squadron of battleships and ironclads entering the Mississippi River near the "Light-house of Southwest Pass"; some are identified as the "Colorado, 40 Guns", "Pensacola on the Bar", "Westfi... more

Commodore Farragut's squadron and Captain Porter's mortar fleet entering the Mississippi River

Commodore Farragut's squadron and Captain Porter's mortar fleet enteri...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1862 May 17, pp. 312-313.

Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Philip : made previous to the reduction by the U.S. Fleet, under the command of flag officer D.G. Farragut, U.S.N. /

Reconnoissance of the Mississippi River below Forts Jackson and St. Ph...

At head of title: U.S. Coast Survey. Prof. A. D. Bache, Supt. Stamped in lower right corner: From collection of David Dixon Porter. Pen and ink manuscript drawn on tracing cloth, covering the environs of forts ... more

Plan of Fort Jackson, showing the effect of the bombardment by the U.S. mortar flotilla and gunboats, April 18th to 24th 1862 : flag officer D.G. Farragut commanding fleet, Com. D.D. Porter commanding flotilla /

Plan of Fort Jackson, showing the effect of the bombardment by the U.S...

Annotated in pencil on verso: Plan of Fort Jackson. [1862?]. From the Joseph R. Hawley papers in LC Manuscript Division. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 237 Includes explanatory note. Available also through the Lib... more