From Flickr: “LOT 104692-1” by Photograph Curator

May 24, 2015 Uncategorized

LOT 104692-1: US Navy side-wheel steamship, USS Eolus, capturing the blockade runner Lady Sterling, off Wilmington, North Carolina, October 1864. Photo-types by Gutekunst of water color paintings by A.C. Stewart, an Engineer in the U.S. Navy during the War of the Rebellion, compliments of the William Cramp and Sons Ship and Engine Building Company to Colonel W.B. Remey, USMC, Judge Advocate General, circa 1880s. Courtesy of the Library of Congress. (5/22/2015). Also at NHHC as NH 2041.

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