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Warships

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Naval ships including: Aircraft carriers; Amphibious assault ships; Armor-plate; Battleships; Corvettes; Cruisers; Destroyers; Dummy warships; Fast attack craft; Fireships; Frigates; Guided missile ships; Gunboats; Littoral combat ships; Minelayers; Nuclear warships; Q-ships; Ships of the line; Sloops; Stealth warships; Submarine chasers; Submarines; Torpedo tubes; Torpedo-boats; Turret ships.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

U.S. Steam Frigate "Wabash", Flagship of Rear Admiral DuPont lithograph

 Collection
Accession: 1982-290
Abstract:

Samuel Francis du Pont (1803-1865) was an Admiral in the United States Navy and fought in the Mexican-American War and the Civil War. At the start of the Civil War du Pont was appointed a senior member of the Commission of Conference to establish naval operations for the North. du Pont was put in charge of the South Atlantic Blockading Squadron and broke his flag on the U.S.S. Wabash. This item is a hand-colored lithograph of the U.S.S. Wabash at sea.

Dates: circa 1861