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U.S.S. Monitor and C.S.S. Virginia in action off Newport News, March 9, 1862, artist's impression, detail

Scanned by: 
Don Sailer, Dickinson College
Scan date: 
06/20/2011
Notes: 
Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, March 8, 2012.
Image type: 
engraving
Courtesy of: 
Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA
Original caption: 
The Erickson battery "Monitor" driving off the "Merrimac"
Source citation: 
Harpers Weekly Magazine, March 22, 1862, p. 184-185.
Source note: 
Cropped from a larger image, also available here