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Hornet sinking the Peacock

Hornet sinking the Peacock

Print shows the American warship Hornet sinking the HMS Peacock during battle on February 24, 1813, with sailors in rowboats, abandoning ship. In decorative border with anchors, American flags, ship rigging, an... More

United States & Macedonian

United States & Macedonian

Preliminary drawing for an oil painting showing the sea battle between the USS United States, under the command of Stephen Decatur, and HMS Macedonian off the coast of Maderia on October 25, 1812. Title from it... More

Enterprise and Boxer

Enterprise and Boxer

Print shows the American warship Enterprise engaged in battle with HMS Boxer. In decorative border with anchors, American flags, ship rigging, an eagle, and cameo portraits of two ships. Title from item.

Constitution's escape from the British squadron after a chase of sixty hours / M. Cornè p. ; W. Hoogland sc.

Constitution's escape from the British squadron after a chase of sixty...

Print shows rowboats towing the USS Constitution away from the British fleet as the British frigate Belvidera fires it's cannons. In the background, rowboats tow the British frigate Shannon. Other ships in the ... More

[Napoleon I boards the Bellerophon to surrender] / Baugean delt. & sculpt.

[Napoleon I boards the Bellerophon to surrender] / Baugean delt. & scu...

Print shows a view of the HMS Bellerophon from the aft with a rowboat drawn along the starboard side and Napoleon I climbing stairs to board the ship in order to surrender to the British and Captain Frederick L... More

Struck with the gallantry, skill, and decision, displayed by Sir Philip Bowes Vere Broke, Baronet, K.C.B. Commander of his Majesty's ship, the Shannon, in the attack, boarding, and capture of the American frigate, the Chesapeake ... / manufactured by S. Hougham & Co. ; Henry Meyer execudit.

Struck with the gallantry, skill, and decision, displayed by Sir Phili...

Print shows a design for a silver plateau containing laurels, Nereids, Triton, Neptune, Liberty, Victory, Commerce, and Britannia encircling HMS Shannon at sea. Title from item.

Capture of the Guerriere by the Constitution / T. Birch A.C.S.A. ; D. Kimberly sc.

Capture of the Guerriere by the Constitution / T. Birch A.C.S.A. ; D. ...

Print shows the Constitution, in the background, firing on the wreckage of the HMS Guerriere, the last remaining mast is falling, in the aftermath of the battle between the two ships. Title from item. Printed b... More

The explosion of the United States Steam Frigate Missouri, at Gibralter [sic], Aug. 26th, 1843 To Captn. Sir George Sartorius and the Officers of the H.M.S. Malabar--this print is respectfully dedicated by their obedient servant, Edmund Fry / / drawn by E. Duncan, from a sketch made on the spot by Lieut. G.P. Mands, T.G. Dutton lith.; Day & Haghe lithrs. to the Queen.

The explosion of the United States Steam Frigate Missouri, at Gibralte...

Crew of H.M.S. Malabar (foreground, left) watch as USS Missouri explodes and burns in the distance from accidental fire after completing first trans-Atlantic voyage of a U.S. steam powered ship the day prior.

The Constitution and Guerriere / drawn by G. White ; engd by J.C. McRae.

The Constitution and Guerriere / drawn by G. White ; engd by J.C. McRa...

Print shows the Constitution, in the background, firing on the wreckage of the HMS Guerriere in the aftermath of the battle between the two ships. Title from item.

Sebastopol from the sea - sketched from the deck of H.M.S. Sidon / W. Simpson delt. ; T. Picken lith.

Sebastopol from the sea - sketched from the deck of H.M.S. Sidon / W. ...

Print shows sailors and cannons on deck of the H.M.S. Sidon, with a distant view of the forts and other buildings in Sevastopolʹ. Title from item. Plate in: The seat of war in the east : Dedicated by permission... More

Scene on the Macedonian after the battle

Scene on the Macedonian after the battle

Print shows a busy scene in the physician's quarters below deck on the HMS Macedonian where wounded sailors are being attended to by medical staff, some are having limbs amputated. Title from item. Illus. from:... More

President and Plantagenet

President and Plantagenet

Print shows the USS President sailing to the left, in the foreground, and the HMS Plantagenet, on the right, in the background. Title from item. Inscribed below image: "President". Published in The Naval battle... More

Battle between the United States and the Macedonian / painted by Chappel ; engraved by Duthie.

Battle between the United States and the Macedonian / painted by Chapp...

Print shows the warship United States, on the right, firing at HMS Macedonian on the left. Title from item. From the original picture in the possession of the Publishers.

Battle between the Constitution and the Guerriere / painted by Alonzo Chappel ; engraved by James D. Smillie.

Battle between the Constitution and the Guerriere / painted by Alonzo ...

Print shows the Constitution and the wreckage of the HMS Guerriere, at sea in the aftermath of the battle between the two ships. Title from item.

Action between the Constitution and the Guerriere / Chapin ; Rogers.

Action between the Constitution and the Guerriere / Chapin ; Rogers.

Print shows HMS Guerriere without masts in the aftermath of battle with the USS Constitution. Title from item.

The African slave-trade - slaves taken from a dhow captured by H.M.S. "Undine"

The African slave-trade - slaves taken from a dhow captured by H.M.S. ...

Print shows African men, women and many children. In the background, two British sailors. Title from item. Illustrated in The Graphic. London, June 7, 1884, p. 548

[Three men on deck of the H.M.S. Challenger studying Medusae, jellyfish] / E. Gulland ; Pearson, sc.

[Three men on deck of the H.M.S. Challenger studying Medusae, jellyfis...

Illus. in: Report on the scientific results of the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876 ..., narrative, vol. 1, second part. London : Longmans & Co. ..., 1885, p. 603. Reference copy also avai... More

The Hurricane at Samoa on the morning of March 16

The Hurricane at Samoa on the morning of March 16

H.M.S. CALLIOPE, German barque, and wrecked schooner in heavy seas. After sketch by Lt. Monkton. Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, 1889 May 11, p. 596-597. No ref. copy. This record contains unverified da... More

H.M.S. "Blenheim" / W.S. Tomkin.

H.M.S. "Blenheim" / W.S. Tomkin.

Print shows the battleship H.M.S. Blenheim under steam. Other ships are nearby. Title from item. Illus. in: The British navy from 1837 to 1897 : souvenir of Her Majesty's record reign. London : Waterlow & Sons.... More

Hull's victory / R.F. Zogbaum.

Hull's victory / R.F. Zogbaum.

American sailors and officers on deck of U.S.S. Constitution during engagement with the H.M.S. Gurrière off the coast of Nova Scotia. 64291 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Frederick A. Stokes Company. Repro... More

ALBEMARLE

ALBEMARLE

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Albemarle, a battleship of the British Royal Navy which was in service from 1901 to 1919. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

EMPRESS OF INDIA, (Brit.)

EMPRESS OF INDIA, (Brit.)

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Empress of India. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Quarterdeck of DREADNOUGHT cleared for action

Quarterdeck of DREADNOUGHT cleared for action

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Dreadnought. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

HMS ANTRIM
SWIFTSURE -- British

SWIFTSURE -- British

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Swiftsure. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

[H.M.] S. Bonaventure (Brit.)

[H.M.] S. Bonaventure (Brit.)

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Bonaventure, a British Royal Navy cruiser launched in 1892. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

British Lion from quarterdeck of MACEDONIAN, 1812

British Lion from quarterdeck of MACEDONIAN, 1812

Photograph shows a British lion from the H.M.S. Macedonian, a frigate of the British Royal Navy that was captured by the U.S. during the War of 1812. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

HMS LEVIATHAN: 14,100 Tons, IHP 30,000

HMS LEVIATHAN: 14,100 Tons, IHP 30,000

Photograph shows the HMS Leviathan, an armoured cruiser of the British Royal Navy. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

HMS EDGAR
Capt. W.R. Hall

Capt. W.R. Hall

Photograph shows British Admiral William Reginald Hall who became captain of the H.M.S. Queen Mary in 1913 and served as director of Naval Intelligence from 1914 to 1919. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

TERRIBLE (Brit.)

TERRIBLE (Brit.)

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Terrible a cruiser of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

TERRIBLE (Brit.)

TERRIBLE (Brit.)

Photograph shows the British Royal Navy cruiser, the H.M.S. Terrible. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

NEPTUNE, (Brit.)

NEPTUNE, (Brit.)

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Neptune,a Royal Navy dreadnought battleship that served in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

[H.M.] S. MARS (Brit.)

[H.M.] S. MARS (Brit.)

Photograph shows the Royal Navy predreadnought battleship. the H.M.S. Mars which saw service in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

MONARCH (Brit.)

MONARCH (Brit.)

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Monarch, a battleship of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom which served in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Launch of QUEEN MARY

Launch of QUEEN MARY

Photo shows the March 1912 launch of HMS Queen Mary at Palmer's Shipbuilding, Jarrow-on-Tyne, England. She was sunk during battle in 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 1008)

AUDACIOUS

AUDACIOUS

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Audacious warship of the Royal Navy which was sunk by a German mine off the coast of Ireland on October 27, 1914 during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Tiger -- British

Tiger -- British

Photograph shows the eleventh H.M.S. Tiger, a battlecruiser of the British Royal Navy which was launched in 1913 and served in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2012)

British battleship towing destroyer

British battleship towing destroyer

Photograph shows the British battleship HMS Royal Oak, towing a topedo boat destroyer during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2015 and the Imperial War Museums website: www.iwm.org.uk/collections/... More

COLOSSUS (Brit.)

COLOSSUS (Brit.)

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Colossus, a dreadnought battleship of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom which served in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Crew of QUEEN ELIZABETH

Crew of QUEEN ELIZABETH

Photograph shows sailors aboard the HMS Queen Elizabeth,a dreadnought battleship which served in World War I. Possibly from the film Britain Prepared by Charles Urban which was shown in the United States in 191... More

[Arms traffic. The disaster at Dibai. The surrendered rifles on the quarter deck of the HMS Fox]

[Arms traffic. The disaster at Dibai. The surrendered rifles on the qu...

Arab men and British seamen behind rifles piled on deck of ship. George Grantham Bain Collection.

H.M.S. ANTRIM

H.M.S. ANTRIM

Photograph shows the HMS Antrim, an armoured cruiser of the British Royal Navy that served during World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

H.M.S. RUSSELL

H.M.S. RUSSELL

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Russell, which was sunk off Malta in April 1916. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2014)

The destruction of a U-boat by a Q-boat. A British mystery ship, H.M.S. PRIZE, held up by a German submarine: the "panic party" putting off in a boat

The destruction of a U-boat by a Q-boat. A British mystery ship, H.M.S...

Halftone repro. of drawing by Charles Pears. Illus. in: The Illustrated London News, v. 153, 1918 Dec. 14, p. 794. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Prince William's ship, Sept. 1921

Prince William's ship, Sept. 1921

Photo shows the Swedish cruiser the H.M.S. Fylgia. (Source: Wikimedia Commons, 2010)

SUFFOLK (Brit.)

SUFFOLK (Brit.)

Photograph shows the H.M.S. Suffolk, an armoured cruiser of the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom, which served in World War I. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2011)

Arrival of the Negus to Haifa

Arrival of the Negus to Haifa

Photo shows the family of Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie I arriving at Haifa on the British ship, the H.M.S. Enterprise, May 8, 1936.

Arrival of the Negus to Haifa

Arrival of the Negus to Haifa

Photo shows the family of Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie I arriving at Haifa on the British ship, the H.M.S. Enterprise, May 8, 1936.

Arrival of the Negus to Haifa

Arrival of the Negus to Haifa

Photo shows the family of Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie I arriving at Haifa on the British ship, the H.M.S. Enterprise, May 8, 1936.