• The Address

    Mitchener, Hardy A., 1919-1957

    This page in Mitchener's diary includes a drawing of an old ship, the "Santa Maria," on which he has written, "Promise of the Future." Underneath, he has drawn a picture of a prisoner on stage, Colone…

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  • Letter from J. Wes Broom to Miss G. A. Brigham featuring drawings

    Brown, J. Wes

    Letter from J. Wes Broom to Miss G.A. Brigham describing the fighting around Port Hudson. It describes a night battle with Federal ships and the effectiveness of the Confederate batteries positioned i…

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  • Dutch man-of-war

    Text on front: 22. Dutch Man-of- War, 15th Century.

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  • Troop transport USS General W.A. Mann that carried Brock to Korea

    United States. Navy

    Image of the USS General W. A. Mann. Photo was purchased on the ferry boat that took Brock from Camp Stoneman (California) to the San Francisco port; the picture was bought, addressed, and mailed from…

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  • Dutch Admiralty yacht

    Text on back: 17th Century Dutch Admiralty Yacht.

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  • "St. George"

    Text on back: "St. George" 1701 -- Stern view.

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  • Confederate ironclad

    Text on back: NR&L (Old) 394 -- Confederate Steamship Tennessee Ironclad -- Official U.S. Navy Photo Released

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  • Pearl Harbor

    A cropped version of a National Archives photograph (80-G-32675). From Mike Wenger: "USN photo 80-G-32675, Neosho proceeds down the channel."

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  • Swedish ship

    Text on front: 40. Swedish Merchantman, 14th Century.

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  • Attack on Fort Henry

    Text on back: USN 902498 -- 2-6-1862 -- Fort Henry, Attack on Fort Henry by Com. Foote's gunboats. -- Sketched by Thos. Nast in book "Pictorial Battles of the Civil War." -- Official U.S. Navy Photo R…

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  • Pearl Harbor - USS Neosho

    A cropped version of a National Archives photograph (80-G-32588). From Mike Wenger: "USN photo 80-G-32588, Neosho backing out of Berth F-4... Note Vestal underway in the background, headed for Aiea sh…

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  • Mast of the USS Maine

    Black and white photograph of the mast of the USS Maine. Handwritten on back of photograph, "Wreck of the 'Maine.'" On February 15, 1898, the USS Maine, an armored cruiser stationed in Havana Harbor t…

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  • Roman ship

    Text on front: 43. Roman Man-of-War, 9th to 15th Century.

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  • "Victory"

    Text on front: 8. British 3-Decker, "VICTORY" (Nelson's Flag-ship.) 17th Century.

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  • U.S.S. Bridgewater, Mar. 18 , 1919

    C.A. Wayland, So. Knoxville, TN

    Hist. Photo Copy Project 2011-012-279 ‘U.S.S. Bridgewater, Mar. 18 , 1919.’ [Stereo by C.A. Wayland, So. Knoxville, Tenn.?].

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  • U.S.S. Rambler with anti-sub gun and depth bombs at Brest.

    A sailor prepares to operate an anti-submarine gun on the U.S.S. Rambler. The gun is a 3"/50.

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  • U.S.S. Bridgewater

    C.A. Wayland, So. Knoxville, TN

    Hist. Photo Copy Project 2011-012-281 [U.S.S.] Bridgewater, Brunswick, GA. [Stereo by C.A. Wayland, So. Knoxville, Tenn.?].

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  • "Flying Cloud"

    The Flying Cloud was a clipper ship that set the world's sailing record for the fastest passage between New York and San Francisco, 89 days 8 hours. She held this record for over 100 years, from 1854-…

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  • Battle of Memphis

    Text on back: USN 902676 -- 6-6-1862 -- Battle of Memphis, Enemy Retreating. -- Official U.S. Navy Photo Released

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  • USS Tennessee

    Text on back: NR&L (MOD) 23749 -- USS Tennessee (BB-43). -- Official U.S. Navy Photo Released

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