From Flickr: “LC-DIG-PGA-00446” by Photograph Curator

May 14, 2015 Uncategorized

LC-DIG-PGA-00446: Battle of Hampton Roads, March 9, 1862. “Somewhat inaccurate lithograph of the engagement between USS Monitor and CSS Virginia. Note the US Navy ships Congress and Cumberland sunk in the background from prior day’s battle between CSS Virginia. Created by Calvert Lithographing Co. Published by McCormick Harvesting Machine Company, Chicago, 1891. Courtesy of the Library of Congress.

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