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FROM-- SET FIVE, CIVIL WAR STUDIES

PART TWO-- THE GLORIOUS SAIL SHIPS BEFORE THE CIVIL WAR AND BEFORE THE IRONCLADS

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The turning point of the Civil War Naval War

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  UNION SHIPS

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U.S.S. Constitution U.S.S. Merrimack--Later C.S.S. Virginia U.S.S. Cumberland
     
U.S.S. Susqushanna (1850) U.S.S. San Jacinto (1851) U.S.S. Powhatan (1852)
     
U.S.S. Brooklyn (1859) U.S.S. Hartford (1858) U.S.S. Iroquois (1859)
     
U.S.S. Richmond (1860) U.S.S. Kearsarge (1862) U.S.S. Wanpanoag (1863)
     
U.S.S. Vanderbilt (1862) U.S.S. Niagara (1855) USS  Banshee (formerly a Confederate blockade runner)
     
   
USS Massachusetts (1860)    
    U.S. NAVY IN THE CIVIL WAR  
Port Columbus National Civil War Naval Museum
GUNBOATS HELP WIN BATTLES The U.S.S. Monitor Center from the Mariner's Museum

 

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