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WWI Submarine L-1 (SS-40): 1918

WWI Submarine L-1 (SS-40): 1918

Old photo of USS L-1 (SS-40), a World War One L-class submarine of the U.S. Navy, taken between 1914 and 1918. Harris & Ewing, photographer. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Monitor U.S.S. Miantonomoh: 1892

Monitor U.S.S. Miantonomoh: 1892

The USS Miantonomoh was a U.S. Navy iron-hulled, twin-screw, double-turreted monitor of the Amphitrite class. She was used to help blockade ports in the Spanish-American War. Photo taken in 1892 by photographer Edward H. Hart. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: glass negative.

Boat Landing at St Clair Flats: 1905

Boat Landing at St Clair Flats: 1905

Boat landing at St. Clair Flats, Michigan. Gus Trautz's Hotel in the background. Detroit Publishing Company photo, 1905. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Salty Dogs: 1893

Salty Dogs: 1893

Crew of the armored cruiser U.S.S. New York (ACR-2) standing at the breech of an eight inch gun. The New York was active in the Spanish-American War. Great old photo showing vintage U.S. Navy uniforms taken by photographer Edward H. Hart between 1893 and 1901. Detroit Publishing Company. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

Farragut Ferry of the Fulton Ferry Fleet: 1895

Farragut Ferry of the Fulton Ferry Fleet: 1895

Ferry boat Farragut of the Fulton Ferry Line, near the Brooklyn Bridge in the East River, New York, N.Y., between 1895 and 1910. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 in. glass negative.

Paying Homage to Dewey: 1899

Paying Homage to Dewey: 1899

Wooden sloop-of-war U.S.S. Portsmouth in the Dewey Naval Parade. Photo taken in 1899 by photographer Edward H. Hart. LOC original medium: 8 x 10 inch glass negative.

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